Zlatoustovskie open face pocket watch, 4th quarter 1956

4,750.00

Original Soviet mechanical vintage ZLATOUSTOVSKIE watch with manual winding

This hefty watch weighs in 82 grams

Fast international shipping: ships out from Ukraine with tracking number within 2 business days

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Description

1950s vintage Zlatoustovskie pocket watch, open face design

MADE IN USSR!

 

Manufactured by “1ГЧЗ” – “First state watch factory” when it was evacuated to Zlatoust during World War II
(later to be moved to Chelayabinsk and to become “Molnija”)

 

This particular watch is manufactured in 4th quarter of 1956.

 

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

 

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

 

Nice large vintage pocket watch, weighs 89g without a chain.

 

YEARS 1950s

CASE SIZE 50mm

CASE LENGTH 59mm(incl. the crown)

THICKNESS 17mm

TYPE  Mechanical

MOVEMENT 15 jewels type 1

FUNCTIONS Hours, Minutes, Seconds

 

Watch went through a complete service by a professional watch tech and is keeps good time.

Comes with chain.

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Fast international shipping: this watch ships out from Ukraine (with tracking number) within 2 business days!

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.