Soviet era watch Start. "Start" – vintage wrist watch men – black leather watch – mechanical watch man – USSR watch 1950s gift for him


Shipping to United States: Free


Rare mid century mechanical mens watch CTAPT-START made in USSR1950-60s / 17 jewels / beautiful aging / fully working order. Start is a brand name used by the 2nd Moscow Watch Factory during the 1950s. By the late 1950s however, the factory had adopted the Slava brand name. Hence, Start watches were only made for a short period.

The watches are fully checked up, went through full prophylaxis. I guarantee, my watches are hundred percent qualified and work perfectly fine.

Diameter of watch: 35.7 mm
Diameter of watch with crown: 38.9 mm
Diameter of dial: 32 mm
Thickness: 9.8 mm
Band size: 18 mm

NOTE: All watches we are selling are mechanical – it means, that every watch uses mechanical mechanism to measure the passage of time and no battery required.

All photos are real – you will get exactly what you see here.

The factory has been making watches for more than 60 years.
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Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 3 weeks
  • Europe : 1 - 2 weeks

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

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Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.