Castles® Luxury Watches Index 2015

Here are the top five most expensive watches on the market, averaged out and divided by one million to obtain an index of 0.29.

1.Roger Dubuis - Excalibur Spider Pocket Time Instrument
$468,500 USD

For the 20th anniversary of Roger Dubuis, the brand is celebrating a year of “Astral Skeleton” design. One of the four new models unveiled at the collection includes the Roger Dubuis Excalibur Spider Pocket Time Instrument. There were only 28 pieces produced.


2. Cartier - Flying Tourbillion
$130,000 USD

This watch is one of Cartier’s finest: created using 478 diamonds and 142 parts, fitted with a sapphire crown.


3. Van Cleef & Arpels - Cadenas
$244,700 USD

A hybrid between a bracelet and a timepiece, there are nine new versions of this watch available. The Cadenas Pavee Saphirs Roses Bracelet and Watch is comprised of pink gold, diamonds and pink sapphires.


4. Richard Mile - RM 69 Erotic Tourbillion
$507,700 USD

The RM69 features a series of provocative messages on the watch face, which rotate to show one message after the other. There are 169 messages in total and can rotate by pushing a button located near the 10 o’clock hour. Messages include let me kiss you tonight” and “I long to explore your lips”.


5. Van Cleep & Arpels - Lady Arpels Colibri Indigo
$101,300 USD

Each individual feather is selected according to its color and texture and once combined and shaped, placed against scenery within the dial.


2015 Index: 0.29