Swap Your Time Piece for Something NewJanuary 9, 2014
Watchmaking has become more than just creating a gadget capable of providing you with the accurate time. Watches are just as must an art form as they are a time piece. Each year, the top watchmakers strive to create something different. Here are some of the top examples recently released.
Oyster Perpetual GMT-Master II from Rolex
This beautiful time piece provides a Cerachrom bezel with an amazingly sleek design. With the exclusive Rolex process, the watch has been created to provide something you won’t find with any other. The new bezel shades the nighttime hours in black and the daytime hours in blue. You can find this watch for around $9,000.
Calatrava Ref. 7121 from Patek Philippe
This chic choice provides a classic look with an amazing face. The moon-phase display is one of a kind and the watch has been created to run for 122 years before any error happens. You can get this beautiful time piece for around $36,700.
Nocola Rieussec Rising Hours from Montblanc
This complex watch provides twin turning-disc chronograph counters, an hour counter and an Arabic numerals display. The daytime hours are displayed in black and the nighttime in pale blue. This one can be yours for around $35,000.
MP-05 LaFerrari from Hublot
If you’re looking for something quite different, this is the watch for you. It combines 11 interconnected barrels with a 50-hour power reserve. Pushing the limits is what this watch is all about and it doesn’t come cheap. Own this beauty for $345,000.
Berries from Bulgari
The Berries watch is truly a work of art. This beautiful choice combines sapphires, emeralds, diamonds and gold into a beautiful choice with a mother-of-pearl marquetry dial. It comes in with a price tag over $70,000.
These are some of the newest and most expensive forms of art put into a watch. Whether you prefer something very unique or a classic look, you can find what you’re after in the luxury watch market.