Bulova 1944 Director

3/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.01
Manufacture Year: 
1944
Movement Symbol: 
Circle
Movement Model: 
8 AH
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
4008535
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Additional Information: 

Rose Gold Case measures 37mm lug to lug x 20.5 mm wide non inclusive of the Crown while using Calipers.

Original Dial shows Black printed Arabic numerals, Bulova Signature and Tracks. Hour and Minute Hands are Alpha style and a Modern style Seconds Hand appears on a sub Dial fully obscuring the 6.

Dial color combination is Rose with a White border trimmed with Silver.

Crown is Rose Gold.

Caseback is Stainless Steel and stamped as shown.

 

 Slightly controversial.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted October 7, 2011 - 1:13pm

Which is exactly what it is, great info Shawn.

Note how the Rose Crown and plate bracelet, neither of which would be Sterling base, are nowhere near as tarnished as the Rose Gold Case.

Watch as found, Crown and Bracelet are both original  IMO.

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Posted October 7, 2011 - 8:08pm

14K Rose RGP - Sterling Base.

Good call Shawn.