Diadem

Bulova 1968 Diadem

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
J
Manufacture Year: 
1968
Movement Model: 
N/A
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
630873
Case shape: 
Other
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
Flat
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

Ladies Bulova Diadem "J" 1968

14K white gold case, marked Bulova

Swiss made, 1/2 carat total weight (2 larger diamonds on face, 24 small diamonds around bezel)

17 jewels, but movement no. Not confirmed.

Ad from Oswego Valley News dated May 2, 1968.  

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Vaughn Grigg Bulova Diadem J 08 02 2014
1968 Bulova watch
1968 Bulova watch
1968 Bulova watch
1968 Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1973 Diadem

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1973
Movement Model: 
Ref k19
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
272185
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
13 mm white sapphire faceted face (supposedly) with 2 side diamonds at 5 mm each.
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

I just purchased this from the jewelers as an estate piece.  It was in the store for quite some time and all that time I had admired it.  I really like it so it really doesn't matter if it is made out of mud.  But, I would like to know what model it is.  There is nothing that the jeweler knows.  I purchased it for 1/2 what he wanted for it, so of course I think I have a bargain.  I just hope that I do.  What do you think I have?

 

Thanks!

 

newtuen of wventa. 

 

Hi All, thanks for trying to figure out what this piece is.  It is baffling me.  However, today after doing strenuous exercise, I had found that the back and the casing had fallen out of the watch itself.  After frantic searching, I found it.  I was able to take a picture of the inside workings, and maybe this can shed more light on the subject.  Thanks again for all your help.  

 

T2

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UNKNOWN second time around... I have back movement this time.
Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova Watch
Bulova Watch