Watch's See-Through Sapphire Housing Costs $1.65 Million
Jan 19, 2012 11:47
Yikes. Is this expensive or what? Richard Mille's latest creation, the RM65, features a housing carved out of a single block of sapphire crystal. And that's how they justify their $1.65 million price tag.
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