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Bulova 1949 Aviator

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.802

Manufacture Year: 

1949

Movement Model: 

10BC

Movement Jewels: 

15

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

9007188

Case shape: 

Tonneau

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Crystal Details: 

22.50X20.30 curved on 2 sides

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

Case back:BULOVA and serial number

Inside case back:BULOVA,10K ROLLED GOLD PLATE BEZEL,STAINLESS BACK,NEW YORK

Movement:10BC 15 jewels dated 1948(48)

Dial:Salmon coloured  with applied gold even numbers and dots where the odd numbers should be.Sub seconds dial is marked every 10 seconds.Bulova signature is also gold raised letters.

Case:Tonneau shaped with engraving on the lugs.

Crown:Unsigned

The closest I could find in the database is the 1946 Aviator.Case matches but te dial is different.

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Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted October 25, 2015 - 5:20am

I seems like this engraving was narrowed down to only being found on the Aviator. While the dial is different, I would go along with the Aviator ID.

Here's a similar watch:

http://www.mybulova.com/watches/1947-aviator-6712

jabs
Panel Member
Posted October 25, 2015 - 5:37am

Agree with Geoff

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Andersok
Panel Member
Posted October 26, 2015 - 6:56am

+1

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William Smith
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted October 28, 2015 - 2:19am

+!