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Bulova 1971 President "A"

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Variant: 

A

Manufacture Year: 

1972

Movement Model: 

11AOACB

Movement Jewels: 

23

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

BT006419

Case shape: 

Round

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

1972 President "A"

case signed N1 (1971)

Not For Sale
1972 President A
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JP
Posted April 28, 2014 - 7:01pm

Nice one Jabs. I can not accept A variant because of the strap since the ad calls for a two tone blue corfam strap.

Definitely a 72 President though.

 

jabs
Panel Member
Posted April 29, 2014 - 2:14am

 

John,  the two ads from 1972 that I found have different bands.  http://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/Bulova_AD_1972_21.jpg  http://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/Bulova_AD_1972_10.jpg  I believe that for identification of variants it is not the most important :) Jaroslav
bourg01
Panel Member
Posted April 28, 2014 - 8:01pm

Agreed, I doubt an original band can be found now.I'm good with the A variant.

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted April 29, 2014 - 6:02am

I would go President A on this one as well.

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William Smith
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Posted May 2, 2014 - 4:43am

Nice Pres A to complement your burgandy dial Pres.    As long as we don't have any ads indicationg this case/dial are not a different variant based on different bands/straps, I'm good with President A, but I do hear what JP is saying.   Keep your eyes out for the two-tone corfam strap....which would really put this one ever farther over the top!

jabs
Panel Member
Posted May 2, 2014 - 11:48am
I will try to find the original straps, although I do not think it would be so easy  I have completed a full seseries Presidents A to F (B, E, F are still on the road)  I'd like to have a nice collection :)
jabs
Panel Member
Posted July 9, 2014 - 3:15am

Targeted search and with patience I got NOS two tone blue Corfam strap. Cost me a lot of money (one third of price watch).

with original strap watches look like this

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William Smith
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Posted July 9, 2014 - 3:39am

Wow....good score!!!