Including the very personal engraving on the back.

By Kimberly Truong
Apr 11, 2019 @ 1:30 pm

Where does one wear a watch that cost almost $400,000? More specifically, a nearly $400,000 watch that was previously worn by Jackie Kennedy?

For Kim Kardashian, it's a very important White House meeting with President Donald Trump.

In an interview with Vogue, Kim revealed that she wore Jackie O's watch (which she bought in 2017 for $395,000) when she met with Trump last year to plead for clemency for Alice Marie Johnson.

“I bought Jackie Kennedy Onassis’s watch at auction,” she told Vogue. “I wore it when I went to the White House. It gave me some power: Let’s get in there and get this done!”

And she did get it done — after that meeting, Trump granted clemency to Johnson.

In 2017, Kim anonymously bid on Jackie Kennedy's gold 1962 Cartier tank wristwatch. The timepiece was a gift from the former  First Lady's brother-in-law, Prince Stanislaw “Stas” Radziwill. It includes an engraving that reads “Stas to Jackie 23 Feb. 63 2:05 am to 9:35 pm,” a reference to the famous 50-mile hike that Radziwill, family friend Chuck Spalding, and Secret Service agent Clint Hill embarked on together. 

Courtesy Christie's
Courtesy Christie's

Kim styled the watch with an all-black pantsuit and an unexpected pair of neon pumps. 

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Since the watch gave her so much power during the Trump meeting, maybe Kim will wear it when she takes the bar exam in 2022.