Bulova 1951 Academy Award

Submitted by Kathy L. on November 5, 2018 - 10:57pm
NN
Manufacture Year
1951
Movement Model
6BC
Movement Jewels
21
Movement Serial No.
-
Case Serial No.
1269260
Case shape
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer
Bulova
Crystal Details
Tonneau
Gender
Ladies
Additional Information

I think this is the Academy Award "NN" variant.  It has a 10K gold plate bezel with a stainless back and L1 date stamp.  It has 6BC 21 jewel working movement with a L1 date stamp.  

Update:  Added new photos with a correct NOS band.

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Kathy L.
Posted November 8, 2018 - 7:45pm

neetstuf-4-u
Posted November 6, 2018 - 10:01am

Another nice one.

1951 AA "NN" gets my vote.

jabs
Posted November 6, 2018 - 11:25am

1951 Bulova Academy Award "NN" next beauty for your collection

Geoff Baker
Posted November 7, 2018 - 5:52am

Looks like a match to me,

1951 Bulova Academy Award NN

Andersok
Posted November 7, 2018 - 7:16am

The 'NN' variant is yellow RGP w/ stainless back, and the design is a good match to your watch. Nice find.

Kathy L.
Posted November 7, 2018 - 3:16pm

Thank you all for taking a look and giving your ID : )

Kathy L.
Posted November 19, 2018 - 10:19pm

Just replaced the band with a correct NOS band.  I was pretty excited to find it.  Fits and looks great : ) 

 

neetstuf-4-u
Posted November 20, 2018 - 6:05am

Nice :o)