Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 216

White Star
Double date; “Diagrafic”; gilded metal and stainless steel

EUR 2,000 - 4,000

USD 2,400 - 4,800 / HKD 18,500 - 36,900

Sold: EUR 4,160

Gilded metal and stainless steel, manual-winding, round-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with suspended Arabic numerals and radial indexes with subsidiary seconds at 6 and two horological complication:
• Half-instantaneous date of the month (exterior graduation with central index)
• Day of the week (aperture at 12 o’clock; indications given in English by the rotating Sun)

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Brand White Star, La Chaux-de-Fonds

Model “Diagrafic”

Year circa 1955

Case No. 333 487

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle gilded brass buckle

Caliber 10’’’ , lever escapement

Dimensions 41.7 x 33.7 mm

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box, original advertisement, hang tag


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of
temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU