Vintage Men's Watch "Poljot Sturmanskie Gagarin", Soviet Military Watch
Poljot Sturmanskie Gagarin Description
Vintage watch of the famous Soviet brand "Poljot". If you are interested in the history of space travel, then this watch is for you. With such a watch Yuri Gagarin first flew into the space.
"Poljot" is a brand of Soviet watches made by the First Moscow Watch Factory, working since the 1960's. In 1964, the watch began to be marked with the registered trade mark "Poljot". By now these trademark have been registered in more than 90 countries and it is well known throughout the world.
The watch has a reprinted dial, which is more safe for everyday using than original dial with radium. The movement is original from the USSR.
It can be great item both for you personally and for a gift to a loved one!
Poljot Sturmanskie Watch Characteristics
- Year: 1960's
- Case size: 33 mm
- Movement: Mechanical
- Case materials: Brass, Stainless Steel
- Strap materials: Leather.
Gagarin Watch Benefits
- Historical Significance: The watch carries historical significance as it is associated with the famous Soviet brand "Poljot" and Yuri Gagarin, the first human to journey into space. Owning this watch allows you to connect with the rich history of space travel and the Soviet space program.
- Collectible Value: Vintage watches often hold significant collectible value, especially those with historical importance. The "Poljot Sturmanskie Gagarin" being a vintage Soviet military watch from the 1960s adds to its collectibility. It can be a valuable addition to a watch collection or an investment piece.
- Unique Design: The watch features a distinct design that reflects the era it was produced in. With a case size of 33mm, it has a classic and timeless aesthetic. The combination of brass and stainless steel for the case materials adds durability and a vintage appeal.
- Mechanical Movement: The watch is powered by a mechanical movement, which means it does not rely on batteries and instead operates through a complex system of gears and springs. Mechanical movements are appreciated by watch enthusiasts for their craftsmanship and traditional watchmaking techniques.
- Reprinted Dial: The watch's dial has been reprinted for safety reasons, making it more suitable for everyday use. The original dials of vintage watches often contained radium, a radioactive material used for luminescence. Reprinting the dial ensures that the watch remains safe for regular wear.
- Authentic USSR Movement: The movement of the watch is original and sourced from the USSR, adding to its authenticity and historical value. The watch represents the craftsmanship of Soviet watchmakers from that era.
- Versatile Gift Option: The "Poljot Sturmanskie Gagarin" can make an excellent gift for space enthusiasts, watch collectors, or anyone with an appreciation for history and vintage items. Its unique story and design make it a memorable and meaningful present.
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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
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