Bulova 1955 Bulova 23 "R"

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
R
Manufacture Year: 
1956
Movement Model: 
10BPAC
Movement Jewels: 
23
Case Serial No.: 
6009438
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

 

Bulova 23 'R' from 1956

A heavy solid piece of stainless steel, case and band. Case is polished with hidden crown. Dial is white/silver with silver hands and markers. Caseback is signed L6. Movement is a 10BPAC dated L6, selfwinding. Original stainless band, identical to the ads. Watch is all original, as far as I know.

Ad1 from 1958

Ad2 from 1956

Ad3 from 1956 (courtesy of Wachophilia)

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bourg01
Posted August 18, 2014 - 5:55pm

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I'm good with that ID, Great work with the pics and research. Well Done!

jabs
Posted August 19, 2014 - 1:37am

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1956 Bulova 23 "R" nice watch

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bobbee
Posted August 19, 2014 - 3:44am

Very nice example, cool.

23 "R".

Geoff Baker
Posted August 19, 2014 - 5:04am

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23 "R' all the way, it's beautiful Ken, well done (again).

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William Smith
Posted August 19, 2014 - 1:32pm

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23 "R" from me.  Nice one!

plainsmen
Posted August 20, 2014 - 2:30pm

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Holy smokes.. I agree with the 23 R..... What a fantastic watch.... looks to be NOS.