Bulova 1951 His Excellency

Submitted by WatchCrystals.net on March 20, 2011 - 1:24am
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An "MT" (Military, Tonneau) style at: 22.6mm x 20.2mm
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The BULOVA "His EXCELLENCY B" model, Circa 1951... Images sourced from an "NG Time" listed on eBay, some time ago... This design takes the same crystal/s as the "Selkirk." No other models are mentioned in my crystal catalogs, as taking the same crystals... Best :-)  Scott

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Terry K.
Posted August 21, 2011 - 9:30pm

Hi Scott,

Nice watch! I just got a similar one, just not as nice condition and marked A9. 21 jewels, 10BM movement. Missing stem.


Posted August 26, 2011 - 1:59pm

In reply to by Terry K.

Hi Terry,

This one looks to be a 1948+ "ARNOLD?" However at 21 Jewels (vs. 17Js?) I could be mistaken?? Oddly, there is no denotation (movements table, here) for the "10BM/s?" I think then it might be "10BM in: 15, 17 & 21 Jewels?" Or perhaps a 21J 10BM, in a Arnold case??


Best :-)  Scott

Posted August 27, 2011 - 4:01am

In reply to by WatchCrystals.net

Terry both your watches look different from the watch in question. Did you upload the wrong photos?

Terry K.
Posted August 21, 2011 - 9:33pm


Wayne Hanley
Posted August 26, 2011 - 6:44pm

In reply to by Terry K.

Terry K

This can't be the side view of your Arnold?????

Posted August 27, 2011 - 3:31pm

In reply to by Terry K.

Perhaps AKA: a Profile View of an Excellency "XX ?" Or ??  LOL...


:-)  Scott


Posted August 21, 2011 - 10:41pm

I'd say both the original and the redial above have the X pattern dial.

Very nice looking watch.

Posted August 26, 2011 - 1:46pm

In reply to by mybulova_admin



AGREED.. I missed the (faint) "X" in the second example image... And I since had one restored/resold, that also sported the "X..."


Best :-) Scott

Terry K.
Posted August 30, 2011 - 11:37am

Hi All,

Sorry, I've been sick. I have trouble loading pics many times. I load one pic and a different one comes up.


William Smith
Posted November 5, 2012 - 3:40am

1951 His Excellency "B" ad below: