Rare collectible mechanical pocket watch Lightning series of "orders and signs." Hinged protective cover on the metal housing of a pocket watch shows the order of "Victory". Watches were issued to mark the national holiday - Day of the Victory of the Soviet people over Germany, and intended for delivery to veterans of World War II, as a token of recognition and respect for the valiant defenders of our fatherland. The image on the clock higher generalship Military Order of the USSR, approved in conjunction with the Order of Glory soldier Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR dated November 8, 1943, symbolized the higher spiritual attitude to veterans and their deserved recognition of their renowned prowess. Order of the "Victory", the author of the project was the artist Kuznetsov AI, is also the author of the Order of the Patriotic War, made of platinum. In the decoration of the Order were used gold, silver, enamel, five rubies in the glow of the stars and 174 small diamonds. First knight of the Order "Victory" became GK Beetles. All in all, holders of the Order "Victory" were only 12 Soviet military leaders (Zhukov, Vasilevsky and Stalin - twice) and 5 foreign nationals.Gorgeous gift pocket watch can be bought as a gift not only for the soldier or veteran, but also for the collector than mechanical watches of the famous Russian-made "Lightning". The high precision of this timepiece bude to please the owner of the gift and many years to come.