empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and all original dress watch for men from the 40s by the fine American maker BULOVA, known as the 'BEAU BRUMMELL' model from 1947 with fancy dial. Solid gold gents Bulova watches are harder to find nowadays and are considered sought after, because they were made complimentary to the 'mainstream' mass production catalog of gold filled watches, thus were not the core of the sales strategy. It is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a strong top class 8AE Bulova manual wind caliber, running on 17 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in an elegant 14K solid white gold case in great condition with swivel lugs. The case has a mint crystal and an original signed dustproof crown.
The dial is factory original, metallic gray with raised cabochon containing genuine diamonds and applied solid gold markers with an original set of hands.
This collectible BULOVA watch measures 21mm side to side (excluding crown) and 38mm from top lug to bottom lug and is a considerably small watch, even in vintage standards.
Attached to this watch is a brand new quality slim genuine leather band in black, 15mm wide with an anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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.