Lighthouse Aniva, Sakhalin Region

Palekh Watch
315078
221000,00
rub
Abandoned lighthouse at Cape Aniva, Sakhalin Island, on Sivuchya rock. The height of the tower is 31 meters, the height of light is 40 meters above sea level. Since the beginning of the development of Sakhalin, a sea route has passed here, which is extremely difficult near Cape Aniva. More than one ship crashed on the underwater rocks before the prefectural leaders decided to build a lighthouse. Aniva Lighthouse (Nako-Sireto-Misaki) was built in 1939 to the design of the Japanese engineer Miura Shinobu. At that time, the island was Japanese and belonged to the prefecture of Karafuto. It was not easy to build a lighthouse: all materials were delivered by sea. This was done by the crew of the Roshu-maru ship, a special ship that served the Japanese signal structures. Strong currents and constant fogs complicated the process. When the lighthouse was built, the builders presented a small copy of the tower to the Japanese emperor.
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About Palekh painting

Model description

Swiss CAL 1660Y RONDA movement. Steel case with a chromed finish and natural leather strap.

The hand-painted dial is protected from everyday scratches by a water-resistant mineral glass. The timepiece is protected from light rain or drops of water when washing your hands.

The watch is packed in a premium walnut-coloured gift case. The case is made of precious wood and varnished. Inside it is lined with beige flock.

Specifications

Artist: Veronika S. Chibisova

Movement: CAL 1660Y RONDA

Case: Stainless steel

Surface finish: Chrome plated

Dial: Hand-painted with tempera and gold color, varnish coating, manual polishing

Glas: Mineral

Watch Band: Natural leather

Water resistance: 3 ATM (30 meters)

Size: 40 x 7 mm

Availability: In stock

About Palekh painting

You can read more about Palekh painting here, and here you can read about the history of the formation and preservation of this type of ancient Russian painting
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