In December 1999, one of the most complicated watches ever made became the most expensive watch ever sold when it was hammered down for $11 million at Sotheby’s . The gold pocket watch, which featured 24 complications, was the result of a long-standing competition between two magnates of America’s Gilded Age. New York financierHenry Graves Jr. Henry Graves Jr. and Ohio automobile engineer James Ward PackardJames Ward Packard vied with one another to own a timepiece with the.. Read More