James Bond author Ian Fleming once said, “A gentleman’s choice of timepiece says as much about him as does his Saville Row suit.” However, a classic watch is more than just a fashion accessory, it’s an asset; so it’s no wonder the world’s elite are willing to pay top dollar for signature luxury timepieces that are worth more than your house.
Here are some of the world’s most expensive wristwatches that are reserved for the fabulously wealthy.
AP Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication
If you’re looking for a timepiece that will outlive you, look no further than the AP Royal Oak Offshore Grande Complication. This $740,000 watch features a perpetual calendar, which means it will still be counting time long after you’ve passed. In addition to its eternal lifespan, the piece also includes a leap year indicator, a moon phase tracker and other features that will be sure to come in handy when you’re dead.