RARE! Excellent vintage gold-plated RAKETA mechanical watch – 50 years of great October anniversary!

$299.95

Original Soviet mechanical vintage RAKETA watch with manual winding

MADE IN USSR!

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Description

Gold-plated Soviet RAKETA soviet mechanical watch, AU20
MADE IN USSR!

 

Manufactured on Petrodvortsovsky watch factory, USSR

 

The trade mark ‘RAKETA’ is on the dial.

 

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

 

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

 

CASE SIZE 39x35mm(with crown)

THICKNESS 8mm

LUG WIDTH 18mm

TYPE  Mechanical

MOVEMENT 2209

FUNCTIONS Hours, Minutes, Seconds

 

Watch been through a recent service by a professional watch tech and keeps good time.

 

Comes with Nagata leather strap included.

Anniversary edition of extra slim Raketa

Printed on the dial

“50 years

(of) October

Raketa

Made in USSR”

 

(refference to the October 1917 revolution of Bolshevics that started it all)

 

With stylized outline of Soviet Union in the center.

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This watch ships out from 🇺🇦Ukraine with tracking number

About the watch factory

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory «Raketa» was founded by Peter the Great in 1721. Factory was producing wide range of items, including jewels for watches since 1930.
Factory was devastated during World War 2, restored in 1949 and was making “Pobeda”(Victory) and “Zvezda” watches. In 1954 renamed into Petrodvorets Watch Factory.
Since 1962 “Raketa” watches are produced which became the trade mark of the factory.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory is one of the rare watch factories in the world that fully manufactures its own movements from A to Z, including hairspring and escapement.

Other band names produced on the factory include Baltika, Leningrad, Mayak, Neva, Pobeda, Raketa, Rossiya, Svet, Start.

Read more about on of few surviving soviet watch factories on factory’s website.

raketa vintage watch