Ambassador

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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Bulova automatic 8BBA
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

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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madmenwatches 1957 Bulova Ambassador 12 12 14
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
1957 Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

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
1926 Bulova watch
1926 Bulova watch
1926 Bulova watch
1926 Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

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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jabs 1953 Bulova Ambassador A 01 29 2014
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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Bulova Watch

Bulova 1939 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1939
Movement Model: 
10 AE
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
9401471
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
22mm x 15mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 
This is what Tourneau  'Time Machine'  Repair Dept. NYC (they also sent the watch to Bulova corporate HQ Repair Dept.) wrote on the repair receipt:     1.  Case serial number "9401471" (marked on outside back cover)   2.  " B - 10K GOLD FILLED " (marked on outside back cover)   3.  " Bulova Fifth Avenue New York " (marked on inside back cover)   4.  Watch movement: " 17 Jewels " ... then, on a subsequent repair Tourneau repair dept. stated, " 21 Jewels "   5.  Caliber: " 10 AE "   6.  Dial Color: " Beige "   7.  Size: " M "   8. Tourneau repair dept. stated, "Made 1945"   9. Tourneau repair dept. stated, "Retail in 1946 $65.00"

 

 

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1939 Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1926 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1926
Movement Symbol: 
Triangle
Movement Model: 
10AN
Movement Jewels: 
15
Movement Serial No.: 
224777
Case Serial No.: 
6654264
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
American Standard Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

case has american standard and bulova inside pat. date 1924,

Just did a re lume and a little cleaning up ,

added a nice 20mm ostrich strap.

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zappatore88 1926 Bulova ambassador 12 29 2013
1926 Bulova watch
1926 Bulova watch
1926 Bulova watch

Bulova 1930 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1930
Movement Symbol: 
Shield
Movement Model: 
10AN
Movement Jewels: 
15
Movement Serial No.: 
58?628
Case Serial No.: 
0210719
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

box was not with the watch, im thinking its an Ambassador i could be wrong , also needs a dust cover and crystal .

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Bulova Watch

Bulova 1935 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1935
Movement Symbol: 
Triangle
Movement Model: 
10AN
Movement Jewels: 
15
Movement Serial No.: 
N/A
Case Serial No.: 
5221760
Case shape: 
Stepped
Crystal Details: 
23.3X15.45
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1935 Bulova Ambassador in 'as found' condition. Still sporting the iconic three chain bracelet that makes this model so instantly recognizable.

I finally found one Jerin - but yours is still nicer!

Added 1/25/2013

 

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Geoffrey Baker 1935 Bulova Ambassador watch 1 25 2013
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Bulova 1940 Ambassador

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1940
Movement Symbol: 
Omega
Movement Model: 
10AX
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
0777163
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
24 X18mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

10kt Gold filled case measuring 25mm wide exvluding crown X 32mm.   40mm lug to lug ends.

omega sybol  on movement. 

identification would be most appreciated.

cheers

 

 

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