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Top 10 Most Expensive Watches in the World

Watches serve much more than simply showing the hours, mainly for collectors who are always looking for unique pieces and are true rarities to keep in their collections and show as a trophy to friends.
But to get a single clock collectors need to make real crazy and spend fortunes at auction in order to take them home. See below a list with the ten most expensive watches in the world and as you will notice are all the Patek Philippe brand.

10. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe The Grogan

Most Expensive Watches
Model: The Grogan
Year: 1925
Year of sale: 2006
Location: Christie’s Auction House (London – England)
Price: US $ 1,945,040 – approximately R $ 4,290,750.00
This watch has made its gold box and is the only of its kind that was built for left-handed people.

9. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe Grand Complication

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Model: Grande Complication
Year: 1926
Year of Sale: 2005
Location: Christie’s Auction House (London – England)
Price: US $ 1,980,200 – approximately R $ 4,368,300.00
This watch was custom built for Henry financial advisor Record Junior who was in his time one of the largest collectors of watches worldwide. Record wanted to be the owner of the more complex clock – achieved with a superior model to this, the Supercomplication. The Grand Complication model has a total of twelve complications, or functionality.

8. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe 2499

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Model: 2499 (first round)
Year: 1951
Year of sale: 2002
Location: Antiquorum
Price: US $ 2,129,000 – approximately R $ 4,696,500.00
The model 2499 has owned throughout its history several versions, but its first series is considered the best and a copy can easily talk over 2 million dollars. The watch is made entirely in pink 18-carat gold and has a perpetual calendar and an indicator for the phases of the moon.

7. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe 1594

Most Expensive Watches
Model: 1594
Year: 1944
Year of Sale: 2007
Location: Christie’s Auction House (London – England)
Price: US $ 2,263,964 – approximately R $ 4,994,300.00
Although this model was manufactured in 1944 was only being known, even the great collectors in 1996 when it was put up for auction. According to the auctioneer at the time of sale, he explained that he belonged to a maharajah who used it only once – in a polo match – and then offered to those who organized their wedding. In the world there are only this model 1594 made of stainless steel and in total there are only two copies.

6. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe 2499

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Model: 2499
Year: 1957
Year of Sale: 2007
Location: Christie’s Auction House (London – England)
Price: US $ 2,280,000 – approximately R $ 5,029,680.00
There are only six cataloged models throughout the model of the world 2499 made of pink gold.

5. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe 2523 Heures Universalles

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Model: 2523 Heures Universalles
Year: 1953
Year of sale: 2006
Location: Anitoquorum
Price: US $ 2,899,373 – approximately R $ 6,396,000.00
This watch is made entirely in 18 carat gold, and besides indicating the hours and minutes and able to show all time zones and a polychromatic map of North America.

4. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe Caliber 89

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Model: 89 Caliber
Year: 1989
Year of sale: 2004
Location: Antiquorum
Price: US $ 5,002,500 – approximately R $ 11,035,500.00
It is considered the most complex watch in the world, it has 33 different functions, for example, time of sunrise and sunset, the sun, as well as an alternative display for a second time zone.

3. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe 1527

Most Expensive Watches
Model: 1527
Year: 1943
Year of Sale: 2010
Location: Christie’s Auction House (London – England)
Price: US $ 5,708,885 – approximately R $ 12,593,800.00
This model is a single copy, or no other with their same inner assembly worldwide. Together, incidentally, it has three new functions to the time the clock was set and, moreover, is so far the most expensive golden gold watch in the world.

2. Most Expensive Watches | Patek Philippe Platinum World Time

Most Expensive Watches
Model: Platinum World Time
Year: 1946
Year of sale: 2002
Location: Antiquorum
Price: US $ 5,949,000 – approximately R $ 13,123,494.00
Made on platinum its main function in addition to showing the time is to indicate the various world time zones. No one knows for sure the amount that was made, and if any other was manufactured and is considered by experts as the most expensive wristwatch whole story.

1. Most Expensive Watch | Patek Philippe Henry Graves’ Supercomplication

Most Expensive Watches
Model: Record Henry’s Supercomplication
Year: 1932
Year of sale: 1999
Location: Auction House Sotheby’s (London – England)
Price: US $ 11,002,500 – approximately R $ 24,271,500.00
Remember that previously we quote Henry’s Junior Record and that wanted to have the clock with the highest number of functions. When ordering this watch he waited for four years to be built what is now the most expensive watch in the world.

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