Bulova 1947 Her Excellency "U"

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.802
Variant: 
U
Manufacture Year: 
1947
Movement Model: 
6BA
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
8562228
Case shape: 
Other
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

This is a Bulova Ladies watch in 14K White Gold with 2 Diamonds (1 at top and 1 at bottom).

Movement is stamped with the numbers: 47.

Inside case: Bulova, 14K Gold, New York.

Ouside case:  14K, Bulova, 8562228

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1947 Bulova Her Excellency U watch
1947 Bulova watch
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Kathy L.
Posted May 1, 2018 - 5:33pm

Panel Member

This could be a Her Excellency "U" although the dial looks a bit different.

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Kathy L.
Posted May 1, 2018 - 9:11pm

Panel Member

And on a close up the case seems to match but the dial is different.  Maybe someone will know if there was a different varient on this one.  I will be posting a Her Excellency and it has two different dials on it.  Lovely watch.  I hope to get one of the solid gold Her Excellencys one of these days.

Geoff Baker
Posted May 2, 2018 - 6:53am

Club 5000Panel Member

I think you're spot on Kathy. The case looks exact. I can't help but wonder if the dial isn't original, it doesn't seem to fit quite right. The numbers seem too far out to the edge. Either way it's a really nice example. I think the Her Excellency name fits.

1947 Bulova Her Excellency (slightly tentative on U)

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Reverend Rob
Posted May 2, 2018 - 11:44am

Panel Member

I think it's a Her Excellency, the dial almost looks re-done, or possibly a replacement. 

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neetstuf-4-u
Posted May 3, 2018 - 7:56pm

Panel Member

I'm leaning towards Her Excellency "U" - noting possible refinished dial.

jabs
Posted May 4, 2018 - 4:16am

Panel Member

I agree with Her Excellency "U" with a note about the dial