Cristiano Ronaldo’s Insane New Jacob & Co. Watch Is Covered With 388 Tsavorite Gemstones
By BRYAN HOOD
The brilliant green stones are about 200 times rarer than emeralds
We wouldn’t be surprised if Cristiano Ronaldo’s latest watch leaves more than a few collectors green with envy.
The latest head-turning perk from the soccer legend’s partnership with Jacob & Co. is the one-of-a-kind Caviar Flying Tourbillon “Tsavorites.” The dazzling custom timepiece gets its name from the green gemstones that cover almost all of its surfaces.
The watch’s striking hue was chosen as an ode to Saudi Arabia, the country Ronaldo moved to earlier this month after signing with the soccer club Al Nassr. The watchmaker could have easily used emeralds to attain its verdant color, but instead opted for tsavorites, which are less expensive than their cousins but about 200 times rarer.
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