Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Deco Era Bulova Scroll Lug Man's Watch

In Wristwatches > Bulova Wristwatches > Show & Tell and Wristwatches > Art Deco Wristwatches > Show & Tell.
Bulova Wristwatches58 of 123c.1935 Bulova SenatorBulova 23 L9 10kt Rolled Gold Plate
28
Love it
0
Like it

ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
shareurpassionshareurpassion loves this.
CaperkidCaperkid loves this.
betweenthelensbetweenthelens loves this.
bobbeebobbee loves this.
shughsshughs loves this.
egreeley1976egreeley1976 loves this.
chrissylovescatschrissylovescats loves this.
chevy59chevy59 loves this.
sanhardinsanhardin loves this.
toolate2toolate2 loves this.
beyemveybeyemvey loves this.
DesignerDesigner loves this.
GayleAshfordGayleAshford loves this.
crabbykinscrabbykins loves this.
inkyinky loves this.
Moonstonelover21Moonstonelover21 loves this.
miKKoChristmas11miKKoChristmas11 loves this.
AntigueToysAntigueToys loves this.
kerry10456kerry10456 loves this.
MaltamaryMaltamary loves this.
epson233epson233 loves this.
brunorobbrunorob loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
thisoldwatchthisoldwatch loves this.
AmberRoseAmberRose loves this.
PattywhacksPattywhacks loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
See 26 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 9 years ago

    beyemvey
    (214 items)

    Here's a scroll lug Bulova with the original matching scroll lug bracelet. 21 jewel 8AE movement in 14K gold filled case. Very accurate, it keeps great time for its age. I did some additional research after posting. It would appear to be a variant of the 1939 Bulova Engineer in rose gold. The dial face has been restored, and I believe the crystal has been replaced.

    logo
    Bulova Wristwatches
    See all
    Vintage 1966 M6 Bulova Caravelle 666FT Waterproof Devil Diver Wrist Watch lot.14
    Vintage 1966 M6 Bulova Caravelle 66...
    $470
    Vintage Bulova Accutron Snorkel 218 Tuning Fork Men's Diver's Watch Keeping Time
    Vintage Bulova Accutron Snorkel 218...
    $700
    Vintage Serviced 1938 Bulova Commentator wrist watch cal 10AE 15 jewel art deco
    Vintage Serviced 1938 Bulova Commen...
    $79
    Vintage Bulova Ambassador Mans Automatic Gold Watch No Reserve
    Vintage Bulova Ambassador Mans Auto...
    $91
    logo
    Vintage 1966 M6 Bulova Caravelle 666FT Waterproof Devil Diver Wrist Watch lot.14
    Vintage 1966 M6 Bulova Caravelle 66...
    $470
    See all

    Comments

    1. lowspeed, 9 years ago
      That is a gorgeous watch.
    2. beyemvey beyemvey, 9 years ago
      Thanks for the kind comments... Upon further research, it appears to be a 1939 Bulova Engineer variant... http://www.watchophilia.com/photogallery/bulovas-1930-1939/a1939-engineer/
    3. brunorob brunorob, 9 years ago
      Wonderful restoration, I love it! The bracelet looks brand new! Was that restored too? Congrats on a beautiful watch.
    4. beyemvey beyemvey, 9 years ago
      brunorob, it may have been, but there are some light rub marks on the back of the clasp. I got it on ebay about 5 years ago.
    5. William_Smith William_Smith, 9 years ago
      Fantastic watch and bracelet. Those great condition bracelets are harder to find than the actual watches sometimes....or usually. Great piece.
    6. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 9 years ago
      Oooh. I have never seen a watch quite like this. Wonderful!
    7. beyemvey beyemvey, 9 years ago
      Thanks to all for the comments & loves. I like to wear these old watches for special occasions, but at least once a month to keep them in good running order.
    8. JEV1A JEV1A, 9 years ago
      "I have a "Amercian Eagle" circa 1940 that has a similar "Butler Dial". Congrats on the matching Bracelet, that is the toughest part of restoring these old Bulova's.

      On Dial Restoration; You realize that serious Collectors and some Auction Houses frown on re-painting, enamels and generally restoration of Dials. This one here looks fine but sometimes devalues the watch depending where you are selling it. I like the "Barnfind" syndrome where you need very little to restore. I need my old Boluva's to run well, that is what I require firstly. Then all the rest is icing on the cake.

      -A Real Beauty!
    9. beyemvey beyemvey, 9 years ago
      Thanks JEV1A... I bought this one already restored, but of course anything in mint original condition is better than something in mint restored condition. I'm with you... the main thing is the accuracy, and that 21 jewel AAA Adjusted is a mighty fine movement!
    10. JEV1A JEV1A, 9 years ago
      Thanks for your reply. Yes indeed those 21J Movements starting around 1935 were real workhorses. Your 8AE is great, here is my 7AK 1939 American Eagle with similar Dial although this watch is completely un-restored condition.

      http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/83752-bulova-american-eagle-1939-deco-watch?in=user

      Keep on collecting brother...

      John V.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.