A Dozen Watches Which Cost More Than Your House

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Shelter? A warm hearth and roof over your head? Who needs any of that when you can blow a half million quid on swanky, hyper-complicated timepieces like these? Even if they don't keep perfect time, our friends at Oobject have assembled 12 of the most intricate examples to date.

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A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Thomas Prescher Double Axis Tourbillon pocket watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Mysterious Automatic Double Axis Tourbillon


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Mercedes 320 Tourbillon Watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Zenith Defy Xtreme Tourbillon Zero-G


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Azimuth Twin Barrel Tourbillon


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon 3 Watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
The Cabestan Winch Tourbillon Vertical $275,000-400,000


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Cartier's Cadran Love Tourbillon Watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
C1-Tourbillon Gravity


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Greubel Forsey GMT Tourbillon Watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Richard Mille RM 56-01 Sapphire Crystal Tourbillon Watch


A Dozen Watches That Cost More Than Your House
Celsius X VI II Papillon Tourbillon $250K Cell Phone