Mid Century Russian watch from the Poebeda Factory


Mid Century Russian watch from the Poebeda Factory, owned by the Petrodvorets, Watch Factory “Raketa”. Automatic, Day, Date, screw seal to winder. luminous Roman Numerals with a touch of Nouveau, Iuminous 5 minute spots and hands, with red, sweep second hand. New Old Stock, handled but never sold/worn. Submarine Theme to face in blue enamel. Rotating Bezel with red spot over the Red Star for Noon. Although this appears as a Military watch, these were worn in commemoration of Family or Friend in that Service. The face motif change according to the Service represented. Very high quality, accurate watches, exceeding Swiss and/or Japanese standards were made, going back to 1786, by “Raketa”, and this Factory still remains the only Manufacturer in the World, that make ALL components in house. Dimensions approx..: 38mm dia. Overall; face 30mm dia.; SS band 21.5cm long fitting. Russia. Circa 1950’s.


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