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Impressive Celebrity Watch Collections

Impressive Celebrity Watch Collections

Whoever indulges in Hedonism likewise has an affinity for luxury watches. Let’s get this right out of the way: many famous actors and movie stars appear to confirm this stereotype as their collections are dominated by top-tier brands such as Rolex and Patek Philippe. That being said, here are 10 of the most impressive watch collections straight from some of the biggest names in the U.S. entertainment industry.…

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton is a famous watch connoisseur and Rolex enthusiast. He’s often spotted wearing a Rolex Milgauss but also enjoys strapping on a Datejust in steel as well as a Day Date in yellow gold. Along with other Rolex models like a Turn-O-Graph, a Submariner and a GMT Master his collection once had a revered spot for a Patek Philippe Ref. 2499 in platinum, a model that has only ever been produced twice. In 2012, Clapton’s piece raised nearly 2.5 million GBP at a charity auction. He’s also auctioned off other watches from his personal collection for a good cause e.g. a prototype Yachtmaster Daytona, a Daytona “Paul Newman” with its typical contrasting colour scheme, black totalisers, and a light coloured face, as well as an albino Daytona version with a completely white dial.…