Abraham-Louis Breguet is generally credited with creation of the world's first wristwatch back in 1810. However, the style would only become popular among men and women alike in early 20th century. Until then, wristwatches had been marketed as bracelets, for women. However, World War I proved the practicality of wearing a watch on the wrist, especially due to the importance of synchronizing military maneuvers. The trend carried over to peacetime. Russian watch history began in 1930 with founding of the first Moscow watch factory that produced Pobeda and Poljot brands. Another one - Sturmanskie - was worn by Yuri Gagarin on his maiden flight to space in 1961. To celebrate the success and flawless work of all systems, the Raketa brand was launched the same year. A decade earlier, a factory located in Zlatoust began producing waterproof stainless steel diver watches with luminous hands and dials. Other notable brands include Vostok (their military-style Komandirskie and Amphibia lines), Slava, and Luch. Most of the mentioned brands are still produced nowadays. Original design and high quality movements make Russian watches a great choice when looking for a classic reliable timepiece.
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Amphibia Vostok Soviet Watch

Amphibia Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in a stainless steel case with bracelet. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the…

Commander's Vostok Russian Watch

Commander's Russian watch in stainless steel case with nylon bracelet by Vostok. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the…

Gagarin Vostok Soviet Watch

Vostok Komandirskie stainless steel watch featuring Yuri Gagarin, who was the first human to journey into outer space. For years…

KGB Vostok Komandirskie Diver's Watch

Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in stainless steel case with bracelet featuring the Soviet KGB's coat of arms on the dial.…

Komandirskie Russian Vostok Watch

Komandirskie Vostok watch in stainless steel case with bracelet. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the official supplier of…

Modern Vostok Komandirskie Watch

Vostok Komandirskie watch in stainless steel case with genuine leather strap. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the official…

Novel Vostok Komandirskie Watch

Vostok Komandirskie watch in stainless steel case with bracelet. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the official supplier of…

Paratrooper Soviet Vostok Diver's Watch

Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in a stainless steel case with bracelet featuring the Soviet Paratrooper Forces' crest on the dial.…

Russian Air Force Vostok Watch

Vostok Komandirskie watch in a stainless steel case with chrome plating and calendar. Dial features a Russian Air Force fighter…

Russian Artillery Vostok Watch

Vostok Komandirskie silver-colored stainless steel automatic watch with calendar. Dial features attributes of Artillery and Rocket Forces, the Russian Army's…

Russian Navy Vostok Watch

Vostok Komandirskie watch in chrome-plated stainless steel case with genuine leather strap featuring a Russian Navy destroyer and fighter jet…

Slava Russian Military Watch

Authentic Russian quartz watch by Slava. Features the T-90, the main Russian Army tank. Specifications: aluminum body, mineral glass, 3…

Soviet Vostok Komandirskie Watch

Vostok Komandirskie watch in chrome-plated stainless steel case with leather strap featuring rocket forces of the Soviet military on the…

Submarine Captain Vostok Diver's Watch

Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in stainless steel case with bracelet featuring a Soviet submarine on the dial. For years Vostok…

Submarine Soviet Vostok Diver's Watch

Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in stainless steel case with bracelet featuring a Soviet submarine on the dial. For years Vostok…

Tank Soviet Vostok Diver's Watch

Vostok Komandirskie diver's watch in a stainless steel case with bracelet featuring a Soviet tank on the dial. For years…

Vintage Style Vostok Automatic Watch

Vostok Partner vintage style automatic watch in brass case with genuine leather strap, titanium nitride housing cover, and gilded elements.…

Vostok Amphibia Scuba Diver's Watch

Vostok Amphibia scuba diver's watch in stainless steel case with bracelet. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the official…

Vostok Partner Automatic Watch

Vostok Partner watch in chrome-plated brass and stainless steel case with bracelet. For years Vostok Chistopol factory has been the…

Women's Vostok Amphibia Watch

Women's Vostok Amphibia watch in chrome-plated brass case with genuine leather strap. Such wrist watches are famous for being robust,…

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