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Bulova 1947 Shirley

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Manufacture Year: 

1947

Movement Symbol: 

47

Movement Model: 

5AC

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

1749317

Case shape: 

Tonneau

Gender: 

Ladies

Additional Information

I believe this to be a Shirley model as found in the 1946 ad.

Not For Sale
Shirley
Bulova watch
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DarHin
Posted November 17, 2012 - 4:59pm

Looks like the '46 Shirley in the ad.

blueyedpainter, what else is stamped on the outside case back? Also, can you provide a pic? Thanks.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 17, 2012 - 11:00pm

Its definitely a Shirley. Just now sure on the variant. They came in Yellow, Rose and White gold.

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bobbee
Posted November 17, 2012 - 11:05pm

You got a cold, admin?  :^)

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted November 18, 2012 - 5:27am

'SHIRLEY'

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 18, 2012 - 6:20am

Surely it's Shirley

(and don't call ME Shirley)

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William Smith
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted November 18, 2012 - 7:50am

Shirley from me. 1946 ad below.  Ad admin mentions is here.

blueyedpainter
Posted November 22, 2012 - 11:38am

I can't provide a picture at this time, but the back reads "BULOVA 10k GOLD FILLED" with serial number 1749317.  The first 1 could very well be an I.