Bulova 1959 Seabee "B"

8/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.87625
Variant: 
B
Manufacture Year: 
1959
Movement Model: 
11afc
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
D786033
Case shape: 
Round
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Bulova "SEABEE" Charcoal dial. Love this design!

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bourg01
Posted December 5, 2012 - 12:18pm

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I agree with the "Seabee", variant designation to be determined.

GVP
Posted December 5, 2012 - 12:28pm

I wonder if the varient is 251W or W as the advert states the whit is 248 and the charcoal dial is 251W?

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted December 5, 2012 - 12:35pm

"SEABEE"

OldTicker
Posted December 5, 2012 - 12:38pm

This might help... Fall 1958 price list

SeaBee "B" would be my call.

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William Smith
Posted December 5, 2012 - 8:02pm

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Yep...and from the same Fall '58 price list, on the first page, it also lists the Seebee by price, and this entry confirms the dial color (blk) along with the unique model number....

plainsmen
Posted December 5, 2012 - 12:51pm

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SeaBee

JP
Posted December 5, 2012 - 1:37pm

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Ditto Plains

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bobbee
Posted December 5, 2012 - 3:39pm

Seabee "B".

GVP
Posted December 5, 2012 - 3:04pm

I'd definately go with B varient on the pricelist data and Advert giving the same number

 

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DarHin
Posted December 5, 2012 - 3:21pm

Seabee B