Bulova 1949 Franklin "A"

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
A
Manufacture Year: 
1949
Movement Model: 
10BH
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
1124329
Case shape: 
Square
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

 

1949 Bulova Franklin 'A'

10K Yellow RGP case dated 49, lightly brushed sides; inside case engraved ( /// // /Λ ) to match last three of case s/n 329; Stainless caseback; 17-jewel 10BH movement dated A9; gilt markers on the dial; replacement leather strap.

Supporting 1949 ad shows the 'A' variant assigned to the yellow case model.

 

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JP
Posted June 3, 2015 - 8:55pm

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Franklin A. Another fantastic watch.

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William Smith
Posted June 4, 2015 - 12:26am

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Franklin "A", and another great find with those "odd Roman-Like numerals" etchings on case matching last three digits of SN.
Nice watch!

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bobbee
Posted June 4, 2015 - 5:29am

Ditto, great watch Ken.

Geoff Baker
Posted June 4, 2015 - 7:07am

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Another work of art from Ken Anderson!

Franklin A, beautiful watch