Bulova 1970 Oceanographer

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Here's one that I was going to post but it got lost in the shuffle last year. I did the service on it and replaced the crystal and polished the case, and put on a new band. It was in the store maybe two weeks before it sold. 

Really clean example of an Oceanographer. Unfortunately I didn't get a pic of the inside caseback at the time. 

N0 for the case, N2 for the movt.

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[1970] Bulova Oceanographer
1970 Bulova watch
1970 Bulova watch
Posted January 5, 2018 - 1:24pm

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Oceanographer like this, the question is whether in 1970 or 1972

Geoff Baker
Posted January 6, 2018 - 9:53am

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That a nice one Rob, 1972 Oceanographer

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Posted January 6, 2018 - 3:50pm

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Agree, nice Oceanographer, variant unknown

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Reverend Rob
Posted January 7, 2018 - 12:26am

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It is just possible that the movt has been replaced,  I'm leaning to call it by what it says on the back: 1970. 

Posted January 10, 2018 - 6:23am

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Hmmm, I'm torn on the date with this one as I cannot see Bulova producing a 1970 case and then jumping into their time machine to go and get a 1972 movement, so I would have to say that the movement is a non-original.

Either way I'd say a 1970 Bulova Oceanographer...and a really nice one at that.

Bulova Oceanographer