NOS Vintage Watch Pobeda "STURMANSKIE" Gagarin

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Vintage Pobeda watches hold a special place in the pantheon of horological milestones, embodying not just the precision and durability that collectors crave but also a poignant slice of history. Particularly, the Pobeda watch dedicated to Yuri Gagarin and his historic flight into outer space on April 12, 1961, encapsulates more than just time—it captures a momentous epoch where human courage and ingenuity breached the unknown.

With a case diameter of 35mm, this Pobeda watch strikes a perfect balance between elegance and readability, making it a versatile choice for both formal and casual occasions. The size is reminiscent of a time when watches were worn for their functionality as much as their aesthetic appeal, offering a comfortable fit that doesn't overpower the wrist.

The heart of this timepiece, the Cal.2602 movement, has been meticulously serviced by a master watchmaker. This ensures that its mechanical prowess not only pays homage to the past but also functions seamlessly in the present. The servicing of such a movement is crucial, as it preserves the watch's historical value while providing a reliable and accurate timekeeping experience for its wearer.

Included with the watch is a handmade NATO strap made from high-quality Italian leather. This accessory choice is a nod to the watch's military heritage, as NATO straps were originally developed for use by soldiers who required a durable and secure method of wearing their watches. The use of Italian leather elevates this practical design into a statement of luxury and craftsmanship, offering a comfortable wear and a sophisticated look that complements the watch's vintage charm.

The Pobeda watch dedicated to Yuri Gagarin is indeed a rare find, not just because of its limited availability but also because of what it represents. It symbolizes a time when humanity reached beyond its grasp into space, capturing the collective ambition and spirit of an era. Owning this watch is more than just possessing a timepiece; it's about keeping a piece of history on your wrist, a reminder of the inexorable march of time and the remarkable feats humanity can achieve when driven by curiosity and courage.
  • Year: 1980's
  • Case size: 35 mm
  • Movement: Mechanical
  • Case materials: Brass, Stainless Steel
  • Strap materials: Leather
  • Made in USSR
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Watch servicing information

All the watches in our shop are in working condition and have been serviced by a professional watchmaker. We always check the watch again before shipping.


Standard delivery: 10-20 business days depending on country.

Express delivery: 3-10 business days depending on country.

Processing time: 3-5 business days for all countries and delivery methods.

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Why should you buy watches from our store?

1. We are selling rare, beautiful and unique vintage and customized watches

2. For an extra fee you can purchase watch gift box or additional strap in our shop

3. We can personalize the purchased items per your specifications

4. We can engrave the back of the watch per your specifications, including choice of fonts, at extra $2 per each letter or symbol - contact us for this option

5. We provide guarantee for all sold watches

6. If there is a particular watch you are looking for, feel free to write to us and we will try to locate it for you !