Bulova 1954 His Highness

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Model ID rating explained.
2.175
Manufacture Year: 
1954
Movement Model: 
8AC
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
7476475
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

NOS (New Old Stock )1954 Bulova model 38179-Y. I think it's the missing link! If this watch watch was 1949 it would be an Excellency. If it was 1950 or '51 it would be an Academy Award. But here it is - WITH THE HANG TAG - and no name on it, just the model number 38179-Y (Yellow). Watch is presented in it's original clam shell transitional AA display case, with it's original band and raised quad crystal. Original Bulova guarantee booklet and polishing cloth complete this amazing package. Why didn't our friends on 5th Ave give this beauty a name - What can the mystery be?? What will we name this watch?

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bobbee
Posted November 24, 2014 - 3:54am

The 1955 price list has the AA 'ZZ' in it too, and the stock no. is 37109, as in the 1958 price list.

If we had the 1950 price list, I bet the AA 'ZZ' had this same number.