Vintage "Doxa Calatrava" Watch, Original Military Watch

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"Doxa Calatrava" Watch Description

The “Doxa” brand has a rich history, the company was founded in 1889 in Switzerland, its founder is George Dyuklmmen.

“Doxa” produced watches for travelers, hunters, and the company also had a series of jewelry watches made of precious metals, but the culmination of “Doxa” was the release of watches for the military personnel, it was these watches that everyone wanted thanks to their restrained and minimalist design, they really won the hearts of people!

Doxa Watch Characteristics 

  • Brand: Doxa
  • Movement: Mechanical
  • Case Material: Brass
  • Case Size: 35 mm
  • Year: 1950s
  • Country: Switzerland

Doxa Calatrava Watch Description

  1. Historical Prestige: The Doxa brand is renowned for its deep roots in Swiss watchmaking history, bringing with it a sense of timeless craftsmanship and quality.

  2. Versatile Design: Originally designed for military personnel, the Doxa Calatrava gained popularity due to its restrained and minimalist design, making it a versatile piece suitable for various occasions, from formal events to casual outings.

  3. Durable Material: The case, made of brass, ensures durability and longevity. Brass is known for its resistance to corrosion and its unique patina that develops over time, adding character to the watch.

  4. Mechanical Movement: The mechanical movement of the Doxa Calatrava speaks to traditional watchmaking. This type of movement is valued for its craftsmanship and the tactile interaction required for winding.

  5. Compact and Classic Size: With a case size of 35 mm, this watch offers a comfortable fit and a classic look, adhering to the traditional watch sizes popular in the 1950s.

  6. Vintage Appeal: As a product of the 1950s, the watch embodies the style and spirit of that era, appealing to collectors and enthusiasts of vintage timepieces.

  7. Swiss Made: Being Swiss-made, it assures high-quality construction and reliability, a hallmark of Swiss watchmaking expertise.

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Watch servicing information

All the watches in our shop are in working condition and have been serviced by a professional watchmaker. We always check the watch again before shipping.


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Express delivery: 3-10 business days depending on country.

Processing time: 3-5 business days for all countries and delivery methods.

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Why should you buy watches from our store?

1. We are selling rare, beautiful and unique vintage and customized watches

2. For an extra fee you can purchase watch gift box or additional strap in our shop

3. We can personalize the purchased items per your specifications

4. We can engrave the back of the watch per your specifications, including choice of fonts, at extra $2 per each letter or symbol - contact us for this option

5. We provide guarantee for all sold watches

6. If there is a particular watch you are looking for, feel free to write to us and we will try to locate it for you !