Bulova 1930 -Unknown

Model ID rating explained.
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Manufacture Year: 
1930
Movement Symbol: 
Omega
Movement Model: 
10AN
Movement Jewels: 
15
Movement Serial No.: 
519947
Case Serial No.: 
0011663
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

The single higed CASE measures 36.1mm lug ti[p to tip and 25.9mm excluding the crown.

The DIAL has a silver finish and has radium style numerals, a black printed inner minute track and sub seconds dial almost obliterating the 6.

The dust cover and retaining ring are intact.

Not For Sale
1930 Bulova watch
1930 Bulova watch
1930 Bulova watch
1930 Bulova watch
1930 Bulova watch
Geoff Baker
Posted October 22, 2015 - 6:41am

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This is a cool watch 2dogmatic, we've not seen too many of this one although we never came up with any name other than "a real man's watch"

Here's the full advert

http://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/bulova-ad-1930--...

Here's one with a a dial variant from the Unknown side of the dB 

http://www.mybulova.com/watches/1931-unknown-7082?page=1

Very nice watch but for now....Unknown.

2dogmatic
Posted October 22, 2015 - 6:52am

Thank you geof, at least we have an advert.

Cheers Colin

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William Smith
Posted October 22, 2015 - 3:00pm

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Nice detailed engraving on this one.  Still Unknown, but it does look similar in the amount of engraving detail on the "real man's watch".  Horizontal bezel engravings on "real man's watch" ad appear to be floral, vs the X -- X -- pattern on watch.

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Reverend Rob
Posted October 31, 2015 - 10:17am

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Unknown.