Bulova 1965 Midnight Clipper

6/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Manufacture Year: 
1965
Movement Model: 
11ALAC
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
H545252
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

Possible: Bulova Midnight Clipper from 1965. Case (10KT yellow gold) and movement both dated M5. Movement is a selfwinding 11ALAC. Black dial with gold markers and luminous hands. Replacement leather strap. Case approx 30mm wide w/o crown.

Reference ads from 1964: ad-1   ad-2

One difference I see between late 50s models and this year's model is the number 6; earlier ones looked more like a G

Hard to photo without the glare off the crystal

-watch has a new owner 5/2014

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Bob Bruno
Posted February 13, 2014 - 12:00pm

Club 5000

Great looking watch! I like it a lot. I find it very difficult to photograph black dialed watches without the glare. I guess the only way is to remove the crystal. 

mybulova_admin
Posted February 13, 2014 - 4:40pm

Club 5000Panel Member

It never ceases to amaze me how some dials just look so clean and fresh, just like they rolled off the production line last week!!

Bulova Midnight Clipper it certainly is.

JP
Posted February 13, 2014 - 7:34pm

Panel Member

Midnight Clippper and very nice.

Geoff Baker
Posted February 14, 2014 - 5:51am

Club 5000Panel Member

Wow - you're ID hitting home runs with every watch Ken - This one is beautiful. Midnight Clipper it is!