Bulova 1957 Ambassador "J"

2/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
J
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
0613160
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
21mm wide X 24mm high
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Case dimension 26mm X 28mm, 10K RGP, Bulova, L7.  Ambassador ? Running, pretty nice condition, same year as me, 1957.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted December 23, 2013 - 8:30am

agreed 'AMBASSADOR'

Ad dated November 1957.

 

Geoff Baker
Posted December 24, 2013 - 6:38am

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Ambassador looks right to me. Nice one Gary.

mybulova_admin
Posted December 27, 2013 - 6:25am

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Ambassador "J" according to the advert. Nice find.

plainsmen
Posted December 30, 2013 - 1:04am

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Very cool..... yep first one I've seen Ambassador J.

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William Smith
Posted December 30, 2013 - 1:09am

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I'm good with Ambassador.  I guess the ad for "J" is pretty close.  I did notice the odd hour markers in the ad appear to be triangular while subject watch has square odd hour markers.