His Excellency

Bulova 1947 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
DD
Manufacture Year: 
1947
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
8097522
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Crystal Details: 
21.50 H x 17.60 W
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

This watch is LIKE NEW. Includes original display case and storage box and what appears to be a period unmarked bracelet. Box has sticker from Pitz & Treiber Jewellers in Appleton, Wisconsin (in the Insurance Bldg, no less!!). Also included in case is the To / From Tag off the gift wrapping - To: Corlie - From: Lois (1947 written on the back). Any relatives of Corlie and Lois out there? No you can't have it , but can you send me the 1947 Christmas photographs?

Added 3/12/2011

Photos Updated 12/1/2013

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Geoffrey Baker 1947 Bulova His Excellency yellow watch 2 12 1 2013
Bulova watch
Bulova watch
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Bulova Watch

Bulova 1959 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
D
Manufacture Year: 
1959
Movement Model: 
10BP
Movement Jewels: 
23
Case Serial No.: 
Unknown
Case shape: 
Round
Gender: 
Men's
Additional Information: 

 59 case / 58 movement. Actually have two of these and they are identical. 23j Manual wind 10BP

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1958-59 Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova watch

Bulova 1949 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
XX
Manufacture Year: 
1949
Movement Symbol: 
49 (A9)
Movement Model: 
10BH
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
2089752
Case shape: 
Square
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

The His Excellency XX...  sporting a 21 Jewel , 10BH movement.  Runs and sets smoothly...

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plainsman 1949 Bulova His Excellency
1949 Bulova watch
1949 Bulova watch
1949 Bulova watch
1949 Bulova watch

Bulova 1947 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
SS
Manufacture Year: 
1947
Movement Symbol: 
47
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
8084428
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
See Below
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

 

The BULOVA "HIS EXCELLENCY SS," Manufactured in 1947. Powered by the superior 21 Jewel 7AK movement, encased in a YGF shell, with AGN (Applied Gold Numerals.) The Illustration is from a 1947 Christmas Ad, clipped from the Saturday Evening Post. Original price $71.50.

 

Images used with the kind permission of eBay reseller,   " Empressissi"   ( THANKS, TAL! ) 

 

Best  :-)    Scott

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Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova Watch
Bulova Watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1947 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Manufacture Year: 
1948
Movement Symbol: 
48 (A8)
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
9584324
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
Straight edge high non domed
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

10K Rose RGF with 1/20 10K RoseRGF top  Scissors type expansion band. Signed dial, case back, case interior, movement. Movement marked 7AK 21j USA. Light wear, scratches, near perfect crystal, dial shows patina ,high  wear. Improper minute hand (gold but should be blued as the minute and sec) . Sub dial seconds fully obscuer '6' Runs strong keepts good time (+-3-4 min per 24hr) watch sets and winds well but movement has NOT been serviced. Any other defects will be noted as discovered

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1948 Rose Gold Statesman
Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova Watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1950 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
M
Manufacture Year: 
1950
Movement Model: 
8AD
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
1938592
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Crystal Details: 
RC MX2165 21.60mm x 17.55mm
Gender: 
Men's
Additional Information: 

New Old Stock 1950 Bulova "His Excellency M", 21J 8AD movement with L0 date code, Satin white dial with Raised gold numbers and hands, 10K Gold Filled bezel and back, Factory Gold expansion band, 5X signed. It was priced at $75.00 back in 1950 and the tag numbers match the serial number on the case.

This watch was part of a Jewler/watchmaker estate and had been dissambled and stored in a parts envelope for the past 60 years

*Photo and Ad update 11-13-11

It came to me like a jigsaw puzzle in pieces, and thanks to our own member, Mike from Timemachines, it is now back to its New Old Stock form, looking and running like new!

The watch box is not original, but will have to do until I find the correct one.

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1950 Bulova His Excellency "M" 21J 8AD New Old Stock
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Bulova watch
Bulova Watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1946 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
GG
Manufacture Year: 
1947
Movement Symbol: 
47
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
5298367
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
BB MX2165 21.66mm x 17.54mm
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1947 Bulova "His Excellency GG", 21J 7AK movement with 47 date code, 14K Rose Gold Filled case and back, Satin White dial with raised Gold numbers and unusual markers, Gold hands, New BB Glass crystal, new Burgandy leather strap, 5X signed.

Nice looking and good running dress watch

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1947 Bulova His Excellency "GG" 21J 7AK
Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova Watch

Bulova 1950 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
UU
Manufacture Year: 
1950
Movement Symbol: 
49 (A9)
Movement Model: 
7AA
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
3157256
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Crystal Details: 
angled distinct break 3 to 9
Gender: 
Men's
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Bulova watch
Bulova watch
Bulova watch

Bulova 1949 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
NN
Manufacture Year: 
1949
Movement Symbol: 
49 (A9)
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
Unknown
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Gender: 
Men's
Additional Information: 

 Comes as original signed on case, dial, movement and crown and even has the original band as shown in the 1949 advert. I just love this model!

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Bulova watch
Bulova watch

Bulova 1948 His Excellency

Model ID rating explained.
Variant: 
FF
Manufacture Year: 
1948
Movement Symbol: 
48 (A8)
Movement Model: 
7AK
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
Unknown
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Here is a nice "His Excellency FF" Don't see one anywhere on the site.

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Bulova watch
Bulova watch
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