Bulova 1956 Miss Universe

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Manufacture Year: 
1956
Movement Model: 
6BD
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
S166077
Case shape: 
Other
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
11mm x 10.5mm curved top to bottom domed
Gender: 
Ladies
Additional Information: 

This appears to be a 1956 Miss Universe per the ad below from 1954.

http://www.mybulova.com/vintage-bulova-watch-ads?title=195#

This watch is yellow gold and has a cream dial with applied gold hour markers.   The case back is marked L6 but the 6BD movement is marked L3.   

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1956 Bulova Miss Universe watch
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
1956 Bulova watch
jabs
Posted April 8, 2018 - 3:42am

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1956 Miss Universe it is (readable advert)

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neetstuf-4-u
Posted April 8, 2018 - 6:47am

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Good ad find Jabs - Miss Universe

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Andersok
Posted April 8, 2018 - 12:28pm

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I agree with the Miss Universe name.

Geoff Baker
Posted April 8, 2018 - 9:17pm

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Miss Universe she is!

1956 Bulova Miss Universe.