PIAGET POLO WHITE GOLD CASE ONYX DIAL
The Piaget Polo is an iconic luxury watch collection introduced by Swiss brand Piaget in 1979. Characterized by its unique and sporty design with an integrated bracelet, it has gained popularity for its elegance and versatility. Notably, the Piaget Polo stood out in the watch landscape upon its release in 1979. Its design, conceived by Yves Piaget, achieved a seamless integration of the case, dial, and bracelet through the use of alternating gadroons and satin-brushed surfaces. The choice of the name “Polo” was deliberate, as it reflects the brand’s values and celebrates the horseback sport known for its athleticism, precision, and demanding nature. In the 1970s and 1980s, the Piaget Polo was regarded as chic and cool, capturing the attention of the jet-set and ensuring the ongoing success of this visionary design. Celebrities such as Andy Warhol, Brooke Shields, and Sammy Davis Jr. were among those who wore the legendary gold bracelet version of the Piaget Polo Over the years. Today it remains a symbol of Piaget’s innovation and timeless style in the world of luxury watches
The present Piaget watch is an exceptionally rare model from the prestigious Polo collection. It showcases a square case made of white gold with an integrated bracelet featuring a button clasp. The dial is crafted from Onyx, a highly prestigious material. The watch operates with a quartz movement and is adjusted using a crown positioned on the right side of the case. It embodies the distinctive style that has made Piaget Polo famous worldwide. This timepiece is in remarkable condition, with a flawless Onyx dial and a case and bracelet that are likely unpolished, retaining their original factory finish, deep hallmarks, and all original engravings. Recently, the quartz movement was replaced by Piaget with a newer, perfectly functional one. Piaget Polo watches made in white gold are exceedingly rare, and the uniqueness of this particular piece is further enhanced by the deep black Onyx dial, which imparts a luxurious appearance.
The watch is accompanied by its original box and an official Piaget Service document, confirming the movement change.