1930 BULOVA 'Gladiator' Gents Swiss Art Deco Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this early and sought after Art Deco BULOVA wrist watch for men known as the GLADIATOR model - a unique design from 1930 in white gold filled case with yellow gold trims in classic Art Deco 'skyscraper' style.
The watch houses the famous 10AN caliber, running well on 15 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in a classic Skyscraper design 14K white gold filled case with decorations in Art Deco motif on the sides and yellow gold trims on the bezel, very elegant dual tone setting. Comes with a mint original mineral crystal and original crown.
The dial is a 100% factory original hard enamel off-white dial with distinctive Art Deco numerals and the index is set in blue tone! This dial comes with the original set of hands. The luminous material on this dial and hands has been restored with non-toxic Super-Luminova™ instead of the original hazardous Radium.
This rare Bulova watch measures 27mm side to side (excluding crown) and 37mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new quality TIMEPIECE genuine leather band in padded black, 16mm wide with anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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