Bulova 1957 Ambassador "G"

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.802
Variant: 
G
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
8BBA
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
0610682
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

I picked up this Bulova to find a part for the other 8BBA I am working on, but it turned out to be so good on its own I just serviced it and polished the case.

Ambassador?

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JP
Posted February 18, 2014 - 4:05pm

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Fantastic watch Rev.

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Reverend Rob
Posted February 18, 2014 - 4:14pm

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Crisp isn't it? Must have been one of Shawn's customers!

bourg01
Posted February 18, 2014 - 5:00pm

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No, Never seen this watch but my guess is that it's a ladies selfwinder.

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Reverend Rob
Posted February 18, 2014 - 7:10pm

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The crystal is 24 by 20. I think it may be the Ambassador G?

 

mybulova_admin
Posted February 19, 2014 - 4:40am

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Tentative Ambassador 'G' certainly works for me. Good advert find Rev.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted February 19, 2014 - 8:28am

'AMBASSADOR' obviously

OldTicker
Posted February 19, 2014 - 10:43pm

That is definitely a keeper!

You don't find very many 50+ year old watches with that clean of a dial!

Ambassador "G"

Geoff Baker
Posted February 20, 2014 - 7:36am

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I'll go with the Ambassador G ID too.

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William Smith
Posted February 20, 2014 - 6:12pm

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Ambassador G from me.  Nice watch.  Can't quite make out the gold content.  10KRGP???

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Reverend Rob
Posted February 28, 2014 - 4:43pm

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10k RGP it is.