Vintage Soviet "Wostok (Vostok) Eared Cal.2209 Amphibia" Dive Watch

$360.00
Dispatches from Poland

Vostok Amphibia Dive Watch Description 

"Vostok" is a Soviet brand of watches, was based in Chistopol. The company produces mainly rugged military and amfibian mechanical watches. It also makes clocks and watch movements for other watch brands.

The Vostok Eared Amphibia watch was released in the early 70's in the Soviet Union, at that time they were incredibly popular among men, because of their durability and water resistance, so it is not surprising that Vostok Amphibian is the main watch of the Soviet soldier - the watch could often be seen on the hands of officers and even generals.

This one is rare model of Wostok, which can be great addition to your collection.

The hands and markers are plated with luminophore and are glowing in the dark.

Vostok Dive Watch Characteristics 

  • Year: 1970's
  • Movement: Mechanical
  • Case materials: Stainless Steel
  • Case size: 39 mm
  • Strap materials: Leather
  • Made in USSR

Vostok Amphibia Dive Watch Benefits

  1. Historical Significance: As a Soviet-era timepiece, it holds historical value, particularly for collectors and enthusiasts of military or vintage watches.

  2. Durability: Designed for military use, the Vostok Amphibia is renowned for its robustness and ability to withstand tough conditions, making it a reliable choice for everyday wear.

  3. Water Resistance: Essential for a dive watch, this model's water resistance is suitable for various aquatic activities, adding to its versatility.

  4. Unique Design: The distinctive 'eared' design of the case and its vintage aesthetic make it a standout piece, appealing to those who appreciate retro styles.

  5. Luminous Hands and Markers: The luminophore plating on the hands and markers ensures readability in low light conditions, a practical feature for divers and non-divers alike.

  6. Mechanical Movement: The mechanical movement of the watch is valued by purists for its traditional craftsmanship and the unique feel it offers compared to modern quartz watches.

  7. Collector's Item: Its rarity and unique historical context make it a potentially valuable addition to any watch collection.

  8. Cultural and Military Heritage: Being a mainstay on the wrists of Soviet soldiers and officers, it carries a sense of cultural and military heritage.

  9. Stainless Steel Case: The stainless steel case offers longevity and resistance to corrosion, particularly important for a watch designed for exposure to water.

  10. Leather Strap: The leather strap adds to its vintage charm and can be comfortable to wear, though it may not be as suitable for underwater use as other strap materials.

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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.

Delivery

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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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