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Bulova 1929 Debutante

3/10 votes
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Manufacture Year: 

1929

Movement Symbol: 

Shield

Movement Model: 

6AF

Movement Jewels: 

15

Movement Serial No.: 

150705

Case Serial No.: 

9367209

Case shape: 

Rectangle

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Ladies

Additional Information

time being I have not found any matching advert

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Alex
Panel Member
Posted August 8, 2015 - 8:24pm

Looks like a Debutante to me Jabs. Nice find. Introduced in this shape in 1927, and advertised regularly in that year. The December 1927 ad with all the many watches has the Debutante in it. I am mobile so cannot get the ad in this text somehow.MAybe someone can help

 

jabs
Panel Member
Posted August 9, 2015 - 5:17am

it's probably really Debutante, stopped me a little difference dial style that matches the models Debutante into 1926 and the case shape that corresponds Debutante models from the years after 1927, at least according to our adverts

to 1926 Debutante to 1926

from 1927 Debutante from 1927

 

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted August 9, 2015 - 7:35am

Jaroslav, I think it's a Debutante too. I'm not sure the center dial and hands match but the case looks correct.

jabs
Panel Member
Posted August 9, 2015 - 7:43am

more attach a snapshot dial, it seems to dial in another case was not

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted August 17, 2015 - 7:04am

Panel Members, your thoughts?

Alex
Panel Member
Posted August 17, 2015 - 8:45am

For me the case is definitively Debutante. The hands seem different from the ad, but those hands I have seen actually only once, while the hands of the subject watch I have seen several times, albeit on several Juliana's and a Wimbledon. And those ads dont show the subject hands either.  So although the hands are not advertized, they seem to be original. Hence I am fine to go for Debutante. 

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William Smith
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted August 17, 2015 - 1:03pm

1929 Debutante