There are wristwatches, there are designer wristwatches, and there are luxuxry designer wristwatches. Richard Mille is one brand that is one brand known for luxury watches.
One of its most popular and most expensive pieces is the Richard Mille Blue Sapphire Skull Tourbillon which costs $2,500,000. The watch reportedly took 3,000 hours to complete.
The watch is reportedly made using actual Blue Sapphire. According to sources, the entire masterpiece is cut and milled from solid blocks of sapphire. The production of this sapphire structure took years of research and testing in order to ensure an adequate response to the demands of strength and comfort.
Now, one of Hip Hop’s biggest names, Jay Z, shelled out 2.5 million dollars for this unique timepiece. When the cost of the wristwatch is converted to Naira, it is a mind-blowing 900 million Naira in Nigerian currency.
These are some pictures of the wristwatch.