Molnija CCCP Pocket Watch
Molnija ‘Timber Wolf’ made in CCCP (USSR) Russia.
Circa 1970’s, a true Classic of it’s time !
With the 3602 18 jewel mechanical hand wind movement (crown set and wind).
Serial number 969288
Fully refurbished open face 50mm nickel silver case.
Feat: Timber Wolves on back.
Fully wound will run approx 40 hours
Comes with complimentary fob chain.
The Molnija 3602 movement was originally a Swiss Cortébert Co. movement (also used in Rolex, cal 618 15j c1940) and was used when the Russian Govt. asked Cortébert Co. to set up a factory in the Ural town of Chelyabinsk in 1947 to supply the military. The 3602 is a mechanical hand wind movement known to be robust and accurate (80% hand made).
This outstanding watch has been tested and is running well.
Free shipping in New Zealand.
Note … Has minor marks, scratches and dints consistent with age. No guarantees are given as to water resistance, reliability or accuracy.