Bulova 1971 -Unknown

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Manufacture Year: 
1971
Movement Model: 
11ANC
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
9449
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
square
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

i have this watch but i don't know all the references.

in the my bulova site i found that the movement 11ANC was used only in 1972.

on the back of gold case is written 9449 and 033 but i don't know what it means.

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1972 Bulova watch
1972 Bulova watch
1972 Bulova watch
1972 Bulova watch
1972 Bulova watch
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Reverend Rob
Posted August 9, 2018 - 11:04am

Panel Member

Welcome to myBulova, Beppe.

Are there any other markings inside the case back?

My guess would be that this is an International model, but I haven't come across one marked with the country of sale, as yours does. (Bulova It= Bulova Italia) If it is solid gold it should be stamped somewhere. It is a handsome watch indeed.

 

beppe bertocchi
Posted August 27, 2018 - 4:57am

for the gold is stamped 1311 0,750

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Kathy L.
Posted August 9, 2018 - 11:10am

Panel Member

Welcome to myBulova.  I looked through the ads and didn't find anything that matched.  Seems a round bezel with a cushion crystal isn't a common combination for the time which makes it unique.  

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neetstuf-4-u
Posted August 9, 2018 - 11:17am

Panel Member

Hello Beppe, welcome to mybulova. The 11ANC movement was used throughout the 1970's. The first thing we have to do is find out what year the watch is from.

What are the markings on the movement?  One of them should be a date code, a letter and number like "N2". A better photo would help. Watch lacks the usual stamping on back, not showing a serial number - it appears that it could be a model produced in Europe (International). "IT" on the back may mean "Italy". It is a model I have never seen before.

 

beppe bertocchi
Posted August 27, 2018 - 5:11am

i try to make a better photo 

mybulova_admin
Posted August 11, 2018 - 12:25am

Club 5000Panel Member

We'll need to establish the year of manufacture first, just to rule out a post 1980 watch.

Are there any other details on the movement or inside of the case back?

beppe bertocchi
Posted August 27, 2018 - 4:54am

the movement is an 11ANC 17 jewels

on the case back case is written G1188 and 9449 and 033

beppe bertocchi
Posted August 29, 2018 - 3:37am

ciao a tutti

i made new photos of the watch but i don't know how update the published card of my watch.

on the movement is stamped N1 and the stamp is visible on the new photos.

i made also a new photo of the internal part of the back case.

please let me know if i have to insert everything as a new watch or if i can modify the existing.

thank you very much for your help and for all the informations.

 

 

Geoff Baker
Posted August 31, 2018 - 10:43am

Club 5000Panel Member

I just added the photos that Giuseppe sent me. The movement is clearly marked N1 so I updated the year on the master record. The case is marked 18K as you can see. I'm not sure the additional information does much to help find a model name but does clarify the specs on the watch.