Bulova 1961 His Excellency

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Model ID rating explained.
2.7525
Manufacture Year: 
1961
Movement Model: 
unknown
Movement Jewels: 
23
Case Serial No.: 
123456
Case shape: 
Round
Additional Information: 

This is my $12 Bulova..won her at auction on Ebay..2 deep scratches on Crystal. I could run my finger nail through it  they were so deep...But , Polywatch is some good stuff. I put a nice Admiral expansion band on her and she looks good..I believe this is open through crystal..cant find a place to separate case. would like to clean up the dial alittle..a little discoloration on the hour Markers..but , another great addition to my Jr. Collection...Uh, anyone know the name of this one...Love the black dial, and my sub second dial

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dougedoug 1961 Bulova His Excellency 11 24 2014
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bobbee
Posted July 20, 2012 - 6:54am

Spotted that straight away, Will. Dial has different number arrangement too.

EDIT: Different hands too.( Alpha's in subject, Dauphines in advertised HE.)

EDIT: this ad from 1958 is closer. the watch on far right is advertised as available with charcoal dial. Though with different hands.

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bobbee
Posted July 20, 2012 - 7:09am

Another possibility is the His Excellency "E" from 1958.

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bobbee
Posted July 20, 2012 - 7:18am

Also, has anyone noticed the case no.?Hmm... no mvmnt info or date verification.

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William Smith
Posted July 20, 2012 - 1:35pm

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Doug do you still have the watch? can you update w/ missing info and/or more pictures?