Bulova 1956 Midnight Clipper

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Manufacture Year: 
1956
Movement Model: 
11ACAC
Case Serial No.: 
B319419
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1956 (L6) case and movement

Appears to be a Clipper variant from the watch ads and the box gives some indications : ) . Possibly the Yankee with a dial variant.

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1956 Bulova Midnight Clipper
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
jabs
Posted June 24, 2016 - 3:26pm

Panel Member

your watch is Midnight Clipper like this

JP
Posted June 24, 2016 - 4:28pm

Panel Member

Ditto

 

JP

PJ
Posted June 24, 2016 - 7:24pm

Looks like you're onto something JP and jabs.

Patrick

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Reverend Rob
Posted June 24, 2016 - 9:33pm

Panel Member

IMO, the black dial makes these watches.

Midnight Clipper.

Geoff Baker
Posted June 25, 2016 - 4:55am

Club 5000Panel Member

Nice watch Patrick, I agree with Rob....the black dial really does it.

Midnight Clipper

Andersok
Posted June 25, 2016 - 5:05am

Panel Member

+1

PJ
Posted June 26, 2016 - 4:16pm

A trip to the spa and voila. The lugs are a bit chewed but still, it turned out nice. The dial might need to be refinished sometime in the future.