Bulova 1935 -Unknown

Model ID rating explained.
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Manufacture Year: 
1935
Movement Symbol: 
Triangle
Movement Model: 
10AE
Movement Jewels: 
15
Case Serial No.: 
5080424
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Additional Information: 

Bezel is verticaly engraved all the way down to end of lugs. Raised gilt hash marks for numerals and black tracks. Case is shaped like the American Clippers but not as long. Tracks follow the shape of case. Case back is marked Bulova O and is gold plated and is hinged. Missing hands but sub sec hand is there and tells me watch is running. I think it may have had stick hands but am not sure. As always watch has been cleaned and oiled. Once it has been identified I will know what type of hands to put on it.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted August 12, 2012 - 10:42pm

OldTicker
Posted August 12, 2012 - 11:11pm

Unknown,

Kirkwood is a 21J with a different case.

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William Smith
Posted August 13, 2012 - 6:34am

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I can't find an ad.  Case SN suggests 1935

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bobbee
Posted August 13, 2012 - 6:49am

1935 Unknown.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted August 13, 2012 - 8:07am

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William Smith
Posted August 13, 2012 - 8:09am

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looks like that commander to me.

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bobbee
Posted August 13, 2012 - 8:13am

Nice find Mark, but has different dial, batons not numbers as in the ad.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted August 13, 2012 - 8:13am

agreed Will,

Although it differs from the ad the Dial showing in the subject Watch is a very common variant in this era.

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bobbee
Posted August 13, 2012 - 8:19am

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William Smith
Posted August 13, 2012 - 2:55pm

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1935 Hancock snippet from ad above on left. 1936 Commander ad on right: