Classic 2609

Mikhail Gorbachev was the first celebrity who started wearing this watch model early in 80s. When visiting Italy he was asked by a journalist what Perestroika meant for him. Gorbachev immediately replied that Russians had decided to start living from Zero and to illustrate this he showed them his Raketa watch with “0” instead of “12”.


Movement: Механика
Movement name: Ракета 2609, мануфактурный
Number of jewels: 16
Movement height: 4.8 мм
Frequency/hour: 18.000 / 2.5Hz(Гц)
Function: Часы, минуты, секунды
Crystal: Минеральное
Case size: 38,5 мм
Water resistant: 5 АТМ


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