Pocket watch MOLNIJA 3602 Russian poet Alexander Pushkin mechanical watch
- Russian mechanical pocket watch with spring cover from the manufacturer MOLNIJA.
- 18 ruby ??stones, manual wind, anchor escapement
- Heavy nickel silver case
- Pushkin facsimile on the dial
- A rare collector's item!
ALEXANDER SERGEYEWITSCH PUSCHKIN (1799-1837) - Russian writer and poet.
Founder of the modern russ. Literature and poetry, pioneers of realism. Novels "Eugene Onegin", "Bjelkin's Tales" (including "The Postmaster"), "Boris Godunov".
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: 2004
The original MOLNIJA papers with a short instruction manual are in Russian.
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 9
Heavy nickel silver case (no mass production from chrome-plated brass), Ø 50mm, height 4.6mm
Dial: white, hands: blued, numerals / indices: black, Pushkins facsimile at the bottom of the dial
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.