When it comes to shiny and expensive accessories, rings, earrings, bracelets, and necklaces always come to mind. Lately, however, luxury watches are also becoming a part of people’s collection of pricey accessories.
While celebrities have always donned brand-new luxury watches because they can afford it, jewelers in Salt Lake City are making it easier for other people to get one for themselves with their collections of affordable and pre-owned pieces. If you’re wondering just how expensive luxury watches can be, here are four kinds that are worth around the median American home value.
Lange & Söhne – Zeitwerk Striking Time
This watch from the popular German maker is made of white gold and solid silver. It has a black dial and rhodium gold hands. Finishing with a hand-stitched crocodile strap, it is worth a whopping $117, 500.
Piaget Limelight Gala
This diamond-studded watch is nothing short of mesmerizing. It has a 32mm, 18K white gold case set with 62 brilliant-cut diamonds — 228 on the dial set and 451 on the bracelet. It is worth $215,000.
From the luxury Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches, their 18K pink gold and 42mm Traditionnelle 14-day Tourbillon is worth $224,500. Moreover, it boasts a power reserve, as well as a white dial and an alligator strap for an elegant finish.
Patek Philippe Ref. 5370P
The last on our list of luxury watches, the Patek Philippe Ref. 5370P has a platinum with black enamel dial and features a manually-wound mechanical movement. It has an instantaneous 30-minute counter and tachometer scale and is worth $249,485.
Luxury watches are expensive — not only because of the materials used to craft them but also due to the impressive technological innovations that are an intrinsic part of their design. These watches, therefore, are not only shiny items to tell the time and match your outfits with; they are very worthy investments, as well.