Bulova 1941 Comptroller

Submitted by FifthAvenueRes… on February 2, 2012 - 12:46pm
Manufacture Year
1941
Movement Model
8 AE
Movement Date Code
Asterisk
Movement Jewels
17
Movement Serial No.
-
Case Serial No.
1636711
Case shape
Square
Additional Information

Case measures 31mm lug to lug x 21mm non inclusive of the Crown using Calipers.

White Dial shows applied Gilt Arabic numerals, tracks and Bulova signature are printed in Black. Hour and Minute Hands are Gilt Modern style and a Gilt Modern Seconds Hand shows on a sub Dial completely obscuring the 6.

Caseback is Gold and stamped as shown.

 

Re-named 4 -5 times within the span of less than a Decade this Model is a real 'humdinger'

Vintage display ad taken from database ad 1943 -1. [M] COMPTROLLER.

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Reverend Rob
Posted February 2, 2012 - 2:18pm

 Wow. I really like this one. What are the other names it went by?

plainsmen
Posted February 2, 2012 - 2:20pm

In reply to by Reverend Rob

Conrad  BAH... CLINTON.... Lisa beat me to fixing my post by 3 seconds!  haha...

Knickerbocker

Chief

NOVA
Posted February 2, 2012 - 2:20pm

CHIEF

CLINTON

COMPTROLLER

KNICKERBOCKER