The Dodane type 21 was developed at the request of the French general staff for military application, commissioned in the 1950’s and in service until the late 1970’s. The watch was designed to be a ‘flyback’ chronograph, with a range of specific military functions such as luminous dial, outer bezel.
The movement is the famous valjoux 23, a very high-grade movement and testament to the quality and the design of this watch. It is housed in a solid stainless steel and waterproof case, everything about this watch is exacting, to a high standard and the quality you would expect from a watch of military application.
The watch is an issued example and has its first military service mark from 1979.so would date from approximately 2 years earlier circa 1976/7.
The watch is completely original and a worthy addition to any collection
A wonderful piece and a beautiful watch, a sure-fire investment and a great watch for any occasion..
Our stock number 946