MOLNIJA pocket watch 3602 railway locomotive Russian mechanical clock locomotive
- MOLNIJA 3602 pocket watch from Russia
- 18 ruby ??stones, manual wind, anchor escapement
- Ø 49mm, height 11mm
- Housing made of nickel silver
- A nice collector's item!
Wonderful pocket watch with an embossed motif of a locomotive on the back cover.
A rare Russian mechanical pocket watch branded "MOLNIJA" GOST 10733-98
A real collector's item made from old stock items (NOS, New Old Stock). Mechanical quality movement as it is no longer produced in this price range these days.
Year of manufacture: 2002
The original MOLNIJA papers with short operating instructions are in German, English, Russian and French.
Standard plastic packaging - original from MOLNIJA is included in the scope of delivery.
3602 Molnija caliber, manual wind, 18 jewels, Breguet spiral balance, balance escapement oscillation 18000, power reserve when fully wound: 38+ hours
Time display: hours / minutes / seconds
INDICATORS | SHOW:
Small seconds at position 6
Heavy nickel silver case (no mass production made of chrome-plated brass), Ø 49mm, height 11mm
Dial: white, hands: black, numerals / indices: black & Arabic, Molnija logo in Cyrillic and the inscription "Made in Russia" in Cyrillic. The dial is adorned with a red winged train wheel.
The Molnija 3602, which was produced for almost fifty years, between 1960 and 2008.
It goes back to the Cortebert 616 produced in Switzerland in the 30s / 40s, the machines of which were probably then sold to Russia.
In the course of time, this work has been modified several times, above all the construction height has increased by over a millimeter, and the decoration became more and more economical, until at the end almost no decorative cuts or other decorations were applied.