Bulova 1922 -Unknown

Submitted by Janet on December 5, 2012 - 9:07pm
Manufacture Year
1922
Movement Model
AI
Movement Jewels
15
Movement Serial No.
-
Case Serial No.
1009043
Case shape
Cushion
Case Manufacturer
American Standard
Crystal Details
18mm Round
Gender
Ladies
Additional Information

Case has no markings on the back -  Gold filled    Symbol on movement looks like a rhombus with 10 marked in it???   I have put 1922 only so I can get this on the site for your consideration.   I do not know the date.  Stem and crown appears to be a replacement??

Edit:   Avertisment Added:     The advertisment is from 1922 add no 3 of 36  - Top "954", but this watch is 14kt white gold and the one I have is yellow gold- to me the case looks the same and the face looks the same.

Case is 24mm.   Lug end to lug end is 27mm  Hinged Case opens from the side

 

Edit:  Changed date to 22 from 24

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FifthAvenueRes…
Posted December 5, 2012 - 9:35pm

Nice piece.

'25 Year' Case is Gold filled, pre 1924 with 1921 - '22 being a more realistic Date of production.

"UNKNOWN"

 

OldTicker
Posted December 5, 2012 - 9:43pm

Its not solid Gold, the "Warranted 25 Years" stamped inside the case means it is Gold Filled.

I agree with Fifth, probably 1920-22 as a production range, and it is a very nice watch in very good condition.

Unknown for now.

plainsmen
Posted December 5, 2012 - 10:03pm

Unk.

JP
Posted December 5, 2012 - 10:19pm

Unknown

mybulova_admin
Posted December 6, 2012 - 5:02am

954's little sister.

Unknown for now.

mybulova_admin
Posted February 17, 2013 - 12:19am

Thinking 953...now to prove my theory :-)

William Smith
Posted May 27, 2015 - 3:51am

In reply to by mybulova_admin

Sure looks like the 954 in the ad in root record, or 953 for fill model.

bobbee
Posted May 27, 2015 - 6:14am

In reply to by William Smith

I agree Will, and the case serial gives a case date of 1920, so either a Rubaiyat, but no ads for a Rubaiyat in this cushion case, or most probably a Lady Maxim, with a 1921 date.

LM '953' variant.

Reverend Rob
Posted February 17, 2013 - 7:15pm

I was just thinking that the '10' inside the rhomboid denotes 10 ligne, and the AI is the model of the movt, so it is a 10AI. This might be the way they ID'ed the movts before they started using the system we are all more familiar with.

Or did we cover this already? Anyway, this is the ubiquitous FHF Robert movt.

mybulova_admin
Posted February 17, 2013 - 9:54pm

Yep that's exactly how I see it too.