Stowa Antea Classic

The Stowa brand has been a game changer since 1927 by producing watches with a timeless design. The Bauhaus design of its Antea collection has inspired many other watch brands ever since STOWA introduced it in 1937. At the time, not many companies realized the dramatic impact and success the Bauhaus design would have later on. Today, the Bauhaus design that Walter Gropius introduced in 1917 has become iconic and well established.

The current Antea design is based on the first Stowa 1937 model, reissued in 2004 by Jörg Schauer. The Antea Classic is produced unchanged and in different watch case sizes since then (36.5mm or 39mm) and with manual wind or automatic movement.

The watch has a polished stainless steel watch case. The silver-plated dial version has gorgeous blued steel-watch-hands, whereas a black dial version is available with silver hands.

  • Ref: Antea Classic 365
  • Diameter: 36.50 mm
  • Thickness: 9.20 mm
  • Lug width: 18.00 mm
  • Caliber: ETA 2824-2

The Stowa Antea Classic is an automatic watch with a very simple yet elegant and timeless Bauhaus design. Now available on eBay.
The Stowa Antea Classic is an automatic watch with a very simple yet elegant and timeless Bauhaus design. Now available on eBay.

The Stowa Antea is very elegant and captivatingly beautiful. The Antea 390 offers reasonable dimensions with a diameter of 39mm and convenient a lug width on 20mm. The thickness of this Bauhaus timepiece is 9.20mm and it provides a 50m water resistance.

It wears quite big though, with a lug to lug distance of 47.80mm. If you have small wrists the Antea 365 is worth looking at.

The transaperent case back lets you admire the top version ETA 2824-2 movement equipped with magnificent looking blued screws. The rotor is handmade produly bearing the Stowa logo. The strap has a deployment buckle.

  • Ref: Antea Classic 390
  • Diameter: 39.00 mm
  • Thickness: 9.70 mm
  • Lug width: 20.00 mm
  • Caliber: ETA 2824-2

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