By Haris

LifeBuzz Staff

Watch As He Machines This Block Of Metal Into A 2.5 Million Dollar Timepiece.

For their 175th anniversary, Patek Philippe revealed their newest addition to their collection. Check out the detail on this fine wristwatch, and find out why everybody is talking about it.

There is no watch on the market that's like the Grandmaster Chime Ref. 5175. It took Patek Philippe 8 years to create it and so far it's the most complicated wristwatch the company has ever made. The brilliantly designed watch consists of 1,366 parts. The 18K gold rose case was hand engraved and it took about 4 years to develop. Now, you're probably wondering how much does this watch cost? The answer to that question is $2,500,000. Yes, two point five million dollars. Only six will be sold and one will on display at the Patek Philippe Museum Collection.

Source: hodinkee.com