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Bulova 1939 Pocket Watch

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Manufacture Year: 

1939

Movement Symbol: 

Shield

Movement Model: 

17AE

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

8010159

Case shape: 

Round

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

Beautiful tricolored black-white-gray explosion dial'ed pocket watch.  This one is really unusual from what I've seen as the case seems to be manufactured to have the bail on the bottom of the watch and the crown inset into the top.  So when you pull it out of your pocket it's immediately readable without having to turn it around.  I sorta dig it!

It needs a good cleaning, and the case back is a bit dinged up, but this one is a keeper for me for sure.

Double date stamped movement, Crescent and Shield, I'm going with the 1939, although the serial starts with an 8 indicating 1938.

 

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1939 Bulova Pocket Watch
1939 Bulova Pocket Watch
1939 Bulova Pocket Watch
1939 Bulova Pocket Watch
1939 Bulova Pocket Watch
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jabs
Panel Member
Posted April 20, 2018 - 3:40am

nice pocket watch but don´t find any advert

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 20, 2018 - 9:25pm

A first with this design.

No match for a model, but we can place it into the general 'pocket watch' category for now so that it will be easy to find when we do eventually find an advert.

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neetstuf-4-u
Panel Member
Posted April 21, 2018 - 7:52am

Very nice! Pocket watch for now, hopefully an ad will appear to give it a name.