Why the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Tradition costs $400,000

Jaeger-LeCoultre stands for some of the world’s finest timepieces in the ultra-luxury category. The Master Grande Tradition Grande Complication is one of their most impressive pieces to date with 527 parts made in German silver and a case crafted from rose gold.

The master watchmakers of Jaeger-LeCoultre have handcrafted unique elements in the finest materials available and combined them with impressive functionalities – one of them a minute repeater with exceptional sound quality thanks to trebuchet hammers and crystal “cathedral” gongs. The Master Grande Tradition Grade Complication is indeed a rare object of the finest quality and true craftsmanship – but it also comes with a heavy price tag of $400,000!

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