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Bulova 1929 Garfield

7/10 votes
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Manufacture Year: 

1929

Movement Symbol: 

Shield

Movement Model: 

9 AT

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

334065

Case Serial No.: 

9180017

Case shape: 

Rectangle

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

1929 Bulova Garfield sporting one of those wonderful Maxim mesh bracelets, just like the ad! Two date code on the 9 AT, '29 shield and '28 crescent moon. Dial refinished and relumed.

Added 11/8/2013

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1929 Bulova Garfield watch Geoffrey Baker 11 08 2013
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Geoff Baker
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Posted November 8, 2013 - 3:47pm

JP
Posted November 8, 2013 - 4:13pm

Garfield

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Reverend Rob
Panel Member
Posted November 8, 2013 - 7:35pm

Now THAT's sharp.

Garfield. 

Seriously, Where are you getting these? I know this one has had some refin, but holy smokes.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 9, 2013 - 12:07am

If it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck then its a Garfield. Oh and what a beautiful example.

So Geoff when is the Bulova watch museum opening again :-)

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 9, 2013 - 6:09am

It's been open for years! In fact it never closes. Go to myBulova.com - From the header float over 'search', drop down and click 'myBulova members". start typing my name in the search box (system auto fills) and select 'watch and click 'apply'. -  Voila - there's the museum! Of all the watches listed, I still have all but 15-20 of them.

Seriously - here's something I discovered a year or so back. When I add watches, the system gives me a chance to rename the first image. I use the same naming convention for each watch. I lead with 'Bulova' and then the model I think it is, then my FULL name and last the date I added (eg: "Bulova Garfield watch Geoffrey Baker 11 08 2013"). Go to Google and select the 'image' option, search on 'geoffrey baker bulova' - bam!! almost all of them come up, except for the very recent additions to myBulova. I don't know exactly how Google indexes them, there are lots of images returned, as you scroll down, that aren't my watches and in some cases aren't even watches but it's easy to pick out mine once you recognize my photographic style. The cool thing, because the only place I post these beauites on-line is here, every image LINKS back to myBulova.com!!

 

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 9, 2013 - 8:08am

I just tried it, that is soo cool!

An absolute amazing collection.

Jim Townsend
Posted November 9, 2013 - 3:25am

Going back in time again Geoff ? One beautiful watch and if you have room in that  way back wouldnt mind going next trip lol.

OldTicker
Posted November 9, 2013 - 6:59pm

That turned out way nice Geoff! Excellent watch to wear to those boring cocktail parties for conversation!