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Bulova 1956 Senator

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Manufacture Year: 

1956

Movement Model: 

L6- 11ACC

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

27970

Case shape: 

Round

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Crystal Details: 

25.9

Additional Information

1956 Bulova U.S. Zone Germany

Runs and keeps great time.

A little beat up but one of my favorites, daily wearer

Not For Sale
1956 Bulova Senator FW
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1956 Bulova watch
plainsmen
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted September 17, 2016 - 1:40pm

Surf or Storm King?

I remember a white dialed Senator with numbers like that too I think. I'll have to look when I get home.

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shelton243
Posted September 18, 2016 - 6:45am

I saw the senator, looks the same to me.   I wonder if it has the U.S. Zone stamped on the inside.

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shelton243
Posted September 23, 2016 - 11:15am

Yes it does, Inside the case back.

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shelton243
Posted September 17, 2016 - 3:35pm

it has on the inside of case back,   

  RP

U S Zone

Germany

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted September 23, 2016 - 9:25am

I was about to say a Bulova Midnight Clipper, but they all have a 2-4-6-8-10-12 dial combo.

Still looking for this one.

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Andersok
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Posted September 23, 2016 - 12:49pm

Looks to be the Senator 'FW'

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted September 23, 2016 - 9:50pm

It most certainly does. Great pickup.

1956 Bulova Senator 'FW' it is for me. Curious if the 'FW' model relates to the unique band design.

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted September 24, 2016 - 5:37am

Wow, I gues we have a Senator "FW". Nice find Mr. Anderson