Rare 1977 vintage Molnija pocket watch – 60 years of Soviet Power!

6,200.00

Original Soviet mechanical vintage Molnija watch with manual winding

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Description

Molnija MOLNIYA pocket watch, 18 jewels
MADE IN USSR!

 

Manufactured on Chelyabinsk Watch Factory “Molnija”, USSR.
Anniversary Molnija 60 years of Soviet Power – 1917-1977.

 

Beautifully designed pocket watch, with soviet propaganda on both front and rear covers.
Seen in front: “1917” – the year of Bolshevik revolution and outline of battle cruiser “Aurora” that gave the signal to storm the csar’s palace depicted in front cover.  Writing at the back  – “60 years of Soviet Power CCCP”.

 

The watch is mechanical and does not need batteries to operate.

 

Original soviet “Molnija” has mechanical lever movement and manual winding.

 

YEARS 1970s

CASE SIZE 44mm

CASE LENGTH 55mm(incl. the crown)

THICKNESS 11mm

TYPE  Mechanical

MOVEMENT

FUNCTIONS Hours, Minutes, Seconds

 

Watch went through a complete service by a professional watch tech and is guaranteed to work well.

 

Comes complete with original pocket watch chain.

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We guarantee that the item looks and works as advertised and offer money back guarantee on this.

About the watch factory

The Molnija clock and watch factory was opened on November 17, 1947. The company’s main customer was then the Soviet Union Department of Defense, providing them with wrist watches, pocket watches and table clocks.
Unique clocks were also produced specifically for use in Soviet tanks, fighter aircraft, submarines and, eventually, spacecraft.
The company ceased production in October 2007.
Other famous brand produced by the factory are: Molnija, Ural, Iskra, Kristal.