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Bulova 1957 Ambassador "G"

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.802

Variant: 

G

Manufacture Year: 

1957

Movement Model: 

8BBA

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

0610682

Case shape: 

Rectangle

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

I picked up this Bulova to find a part for the other 8BBA I am working on, but it turned out to be so good on its own I just serviced it and polished the case.

Ambassador?

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JP
Posted February 18, 2014 - 4:05pm

Fantastic watch Rev.

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Reverend Rob
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Posted February 18, 2014 - 4:14pm

Crisp isn't it? Must have been one of Shawn's customers!

bourg01
Panel Member
Posted February 18, 2014 - 5:00pm

No, Never seen this watch but my guess is that it's a ladies selfwinder.

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Reverend Rob
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Posted February 18, 2014 - 7:10pm

The crystal is 24 by 20. I think it may be the Ambassador G?

 

mybulova_admin
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Posted February 19, 2014 - 4:40am

Tentative Ambassador 'G' certainly works for me. Good advert find Rev.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted February 19, 2014 - 8:28am

'AMBASSADOR' obviously

OldTicker
Posted February 19, 2014 - 10:43pm

That is definitely a keeper!

You don't find very many 50+ year old watches with that clean of a dial!

Ambassador "G"

Geoff Baker
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Posted February 20, 2014 - 7:36am

I'll go with the Ambassador G ID too.

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William Smith
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Posted February 20, 2014 - 6:12pm

Ambassador G from me.  Nice watch.  Can't quite make out the gold content.  10KRGP???

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Reverend Rob
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Posted February 28, 2014 - 4:43pm

10k RGP it is.