Bulova 1947 Shirley

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Manufacture Year: 
1947
Movement Symbol: 
47
Movement Model: 
5AC
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
1749317
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

I believe this to be a Shirley model as found in the 1946 ad.

Not For Sale
Shirley
Bulova watch
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DarHin
Posted November 17, 2012 - 5:59pm

Looks like the '46 Shirley in the ad.

blueyedpainter, what else is stamped on the outside case back? Also, can you provide a pic? Thanks.

mybulova_admin
Posted November 18, 2012 - 12:00am

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Its definitely a Shirley. Just now sure on the variant. They came in Yellow, Rose and White gold.

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bobbee
Posted November 18, 2012 - 12:05am

You got a cold, admin?  :^)

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted November 18, 2012 - 6:27am

'SHIRLEY'

Geoff Baker
Posted November 18, 2012 - 7:20am

Club 5000Panel Member

Surely it's Shirley

(and don't call ME Shirley)

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William Smith
Posted November 18, 2012 - 8:50am

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Shirley from me. 1946 ad below.  Ad admin mentions is here.

blueyedpainter
Posted November 22, 2012 - 12:38pm

I can't provide a picture at this time, but the back reads "BULOVA 10k GOLD FILLED" with serial number 1749317.  The first 1 could very well be an I.