Ambassador

Bulova 1957 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
G
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
0610682
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

I picked up this Bulova to find a part for the other 8BBA I am working on, but it turned out to be so good on its own I just serviced it and polished the case.

Ambassador?

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Bulova 1966 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
AI
Manufacture Year: 
1966
Movement Model: 
12EBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
J264461
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
21mm X 24mm Oval Plexi
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Bulova Ambassador with the 17J  Micro - rotor movement. 10kt gold filled.

Ultra thin - case only 5mm thick and 7mm with crystal.      Case is 31mm X 31mm  -  38mm lug end to lug end.   Band is original cross hatched like the case front

 In almost pristine condition

Bulova "B" Crown

Photo's do this watch no justice

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Bulova 1957 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
J
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
0613160
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
21mm wide X 24mm high
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Case dimension 26mm X 28mm, 10K RGP, Bulova, L7.  Ambassador ? Running, pretty nice condition, same year as me, 1957.

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Bulova 1946 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1946
Movement Symbol: 
Square
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
6181196
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
17-19 x 23,5 mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1946 AMBASSADOR

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1946 AMBASSADOR
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Bulova 1941 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1941
Movement Symbol: 
Asterisk
Movement Model: 
10AX
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
1658186
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
17,3 x 23, 1 mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

I think it's similar to the model "AMBASSADOR" http://www.mybulova.com/watches/1940-ambassador-5145

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1941 AMBASSADOR
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Bulova 1957 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
C607368
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Case and Movt both stamped L7, square case with 8BBA automatic, based on the 10CSC, which is from an AS 1320 ebauche. 

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1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
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Bulova 1957 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
C445854
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
Curved Glass
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

17 jewel  self-winding caliber 8 BBA in a 10kt gold filled case.  Marked L7

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1957 Bulova watch
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Bulova 1926 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1926
Movement Symbol: 
Triangle
Movement Model: 
10AN
Movement Jewels: 
15
Movement Serial No.: 
203736
Case Serial No.: 
6654964
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
American Standard Bulova
Crystal Details: 
21,6 x 21,6 mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

"AMBASSADOR"

awesome watch after total refurbished, all parts are the original, only crystal is NOS

dial has been professionally refinished in a ‘Butler’ finish

the case has been repolished

the case has tri-folding hinges for the front bezel, movement holder (incorporating the original dust cover over the movement) and case back

 

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jabs 1926 Bulova Ambassador 02 07 2014
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Bulova 1953 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
A
Manufacture Year: 
1953
Movement Model: 
10BM
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
5635965
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
19*22 mm
Additional Information: 

"AMBASSADOR"

watches were in the care of a watchmaker, the acrylic crystal is a newly-fitted NOS (New Old Stock) piece from the 1950s, all other is original

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1953 Bulova watch
1953 Bulova watch
1953 Bulova watch
1953 Bulova watch

Bulova 1953 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
E
Manufacture Year: 
1953
Movement Model: 
10BT
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
6815096
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Fancy Case measures 39.5mm lug to lug x 26mm non-inclusive of the Crown using Calipers.

Hour and Minute Hands are Gilt Alpha style.

Crown is signed Bulova.

Snap fit Caseback is Stainless Steel and stamped as shown.

vintage display ad is dated 1953.

as found.

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