This Watch "VOSTOK PRECISION CHRONOMETER ZENITH-135". Mechanical movement Rare wrist Watch "Vostok".
It was made in 1960's. It was made at "Chistopol Watch Factory" of USSR Department of Defense in the late 50's, and considered by many watch experts as one of the Best Russian wristwatch ever made.Unfortunately, the production of these Fine watches lasted only for about Five years. The watch is mechanical and completely original. Original "Vostok" has mechanical lever movement and manual winding. The creation of this outstanding chronometer was clearly inspired by the Legendary ZENITH Chronometer Cal.
135 which was launched by LeLocle, Switzerland in 1948, and is highly valued nowadays by the watch collectors and watch enthusiasts worldwide. If you are familiar with ZENITH Cal. 135, You will notice some striking similarities: very large screw balance wheel, fine timing regulation mechanism, plates layout, large and powerful mainspring, oversize jewels...
In 1968 these watches received Big Gold Medal on Leipzig Fair. This Watch is a copy of Zenith cal. The Soviet copy has been Obtained even Better of its original. The Mechanical 22 Ruby Jewels Precision Movement USSR Wristwatches "VOSTOK".It is undoubtedly the best Soviet Wristwatches ever made. The Soviet Movement retained all of the key features and characteristics of the Zenith cal.
Nevertheless the Soviet watchmakers sought to improve the Swiss design, by adding 3 Additional Jewels, to arrive at the current 22-Jewel Movement. The 22-Jewel Movement used exclusively for the "Vostok Precision" line & the "Volna" (Wave) series of watches. To date, these were the ONLY Chronometer-capable mechanical watch movements ever manufactured in the Soviet Union and is highly valued nowadays by the watch collectors.Caliber 2809, shock-resistant balance, precision manual wind movement. The engraving on Train Bridge: 22 Jewels, Logo of factory, also engraving on Ratchet Wheel: SOVIET STARS as the Quality Symbol of Watch. Photos are real, you will receive exactly what you see! A great addition to your collection! This is a collectable vintage.
"VOSTOK VOLNA PRECISION CHRONOMETER ZENITH-135" SOVIET Russian USSR watch. 22 JEWELS, MADE in USSR. Function: Hours, minute, second hand. Case: 34 X 41 mm.
El ESTADO: NEW DIAL And ARROWS! Sight in the very good cosmetic and hard-working condition (it was verified by the watchmaker, cleaned and lubricated). BUT the PRICE in the ANTIQUARIANS MUCH HIGHER. DO NOT LOSE the POSSIBILITY. THANKS FOR the VISIT, ALL the WISE MOVES.
The item "VOSTOK Chronometer Precision USSR Russian Soviet Zenith cal. 135 Wrist Watch" is in sale since Monday, May 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "kojaviktor" and is located in UA,UCRAINA.
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