Michele Cuoccio, owner of the Russianwatches website and moderator of WatchUSeek’s Russian Watches Forum, seems to have put a lot of effort in her Russian watch passion.

“On April 12, 1961, Yury Gagarin took along the wrist-watch “Sturmanskie” in the world’s first space mission. Since that time “Poljot” became the trade mark of the First Moscow Watch Factory.”

If you are passionate about Russian wristwatches as well, you better click here for more….

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Robert-Jan Broer, born in 1977, watch collector and author on watches for over a decade. Founder of Fratello Watches in 2004.
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