New Watch Proves Holograms Aren't Just For Star Wars

Christophe Claret has made a watch featuring a tiny floating hologram of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius

If you're an oil heir or simply an international playboy looking for your next expensive toy, watchmaker Christophe Claret has just the thing for you: A $55,000 timepiece that boasts a tiny gold hologram of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius floating above it.

If that's not quite gauche enough for you, then you'll be happy to hear that the watch also boasts a moving team of horse-drawn chariots constantly circling its back, and, of course Roman numerals. Classy.

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I mean, call us geeks, but we'll just wait until the Princess Leia model comes out.

This article was originally published on Esquire.com

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