Bulova 1941 Rhoda

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.604
Manufacture Year: 
1941
Movement Symbol: 
Asterisk
Movement Model: 
5AB
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
119847
Case shape: 
Round
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

Need help identifying this watch.  I have been unable to open it up to deterine the year.  On the back there is the serial number (119847) and it is stamed "Bulova" "10K Gold Filled".   Any assistance with identification would be helpful.  Thanks!

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted June 24, 2012 - 2:03pm

Hi,

I'd guess a Date of Manufacture closer to 1941.

database ad 1941 3 shows a very similar Watch with an engraved bezel as the 'RHODA'

http://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/Bulova_AD_1941_3...

donjuan30
Posted June 24, 2012 - 2:42pm

Thanks!  It does resemble the RHODA.

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DarHin
Posted June 24, 2012 - 7:57pm

Yes to Rhoda. No to 10AN, much too large. Possibly a 7AM?

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William Smith
Posted June 28, 2012 - 12:17am

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5AB sounds much better for movement.  Thanks for updating watch record.  3 ticks from me.