1949 BULOVA USA 'Kirkwood' Vintage Gents Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and original dress watch for men from the late 40s by the fine maker BULOVA, known as the 'Kirkwood' model in yellow gold variation. It is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a small, yet powerful 8AC manual wind Bulova caliber, running on 17 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in a 10K rolled gold plated case with hooded lugs in overall excellent condition. The case has a mint crystal and an original signed crown.
The dial is a factory original in lightly and evenly aged condition with applied solid gold markers and gems and comes with the original set of hands.
This collectible BULOVA watch measures 22mm side to side (excluding crown) and 36mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is its original, ultrasonically cleaned SPEIDEL USA Flex bracelet, gold filled over stainless steel in scissors aperture and excellent condition.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.