Perfect timing: Watch out for these

Chronographs, tourbillons, skeletons and other exotic watches worth the investment
Curated by: Forbes
Published: Sep 15, 2016
Perfect timing: Watch out for these

Image by : David Arky

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Bare Bones

Skeleton watches reveal what truly makes a timepiece tick. The movements have been stripped down to display the inner workings and shed light on (and through) these mechanical marvels. Stare at one long enough and you can’t get a skeleton out of your skull.

Clockwise from top left: Villeret Squelette 8 Jours in white gold by Blancpain ($68,300); BR 03-94 AEROGT in stainless steel by Bell & Ross ($8,800); Octo Finissimo Skeleton Watch in 18kt pink gold by Bulgari ($26,600); Lo Scienziato Luminor 1950 Tourbillon GMT Titanio in titanium by Panerai ($143,000); Excalibur Automatic Skeleton Carbon by Roger Dubuis ($63,600); RL Automotive Skeleton in stainless steel by Ralph Lauren ($50,000).