A vintage mechanical wristwatch "Amphibian" that was produced at the Russian plant "Vostok" approximately in the 1960s. It was one of the earliest batch of "Amphibian" watches. Vintage retro watch, about 60 years old.Classic design: a white dial with golden Arabic numerals, hands and the red second hand. Special removable "ears" (lugs), that's why such watches are called "Eared Amphibian".
Diver water resistance case (200m). Designed for diving, swimming, scuba diving, surfing on the waves in both salt and fresh water (wasn't tested); t. He crown should be unscrewed for winding.
Soviet 18 jewels 2209 mechanism (there's the inscription "Made in the USSR" at the bottom of the dial). Serviced by a professional master. The strap or the bracelet can be changed to another one of different color or type (if it's any in stock). Accuracy is up to 1 min/day (2 days testing). "Vostok" (translated as "East") produces military and diver mechanical/automatic watches in Chistopol, Tatarstan, Russia.
The name of the watches was chosen in honor to the amphibian - a creature that feels comfortable both in water and on land. By order of the Navy of the USSR, "Vostok" plant began to produce the military modification of the "Amphibian" watch, that was successfully tested during the naval exercises in the North Sea.In 1975 the watch was even used when flying into space. For its age (about 60 years old) the watch is in good condition, runs well - accuracy is up to 1 min/day (2 days testing). The mechanism was serviced by a professional master. The bezel is scratched and scuffed, rotates without problems. The case and its backside are also scratched, the crown is scuffed. The dial is dusty and with some dirty spots.
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BELEON LLC (DE, USA) wish you. The item "Eared AMPHIBIAN First Soviet VOSTOK Diver Watch Hermetic Rare Lugs USSR 60s Men" is in sale since Friday, February 5, 2021.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "beleon_66" and is located in Minsk. This item can be shipped worldwide.