Shelter? A warm hearth and roof over your head? Who needs any of that when you can blow a half million bucks on swanky, hyper-complicated timepieces like these? Even if they don't keep perfect time, our friends at Oobject have assembled 12 of the most intricate examples to date.

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Thomas Prescher Double Axis Tourbillon pocket watch


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Mysterious Automatic Double Axis Tourbillon


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Mercedes 320 Tourbillon Watch


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Zenith Defy Xtreme Tourbillon Zero-G


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Azimuth Twin Barrel Tourbillon


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Harry Winston Histoire de Tourbillon 3 Watch


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The Cabestan Winch Tourbillon Vertical $275,000-400,000


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Cartier's Cadran Love Tourbillon Watch


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C1-Tourbillon Gravity


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Greubel Forsey GMT Tourbillon Watch


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Richard Mille RM 56-01 Sapphire Crystal Tourbillon Watch


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Celsius X VI II Papillon Tourbillon $250K Cell Phone