1937 BULOVA 'American Clipper' Gents Art Deco Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this early and sought after Art Deco BULOVA wrist watch for men - a unique model from 1937 in yellow gold filled case with distinctive Skyscraper Art Deco design that appears to be a decorated bezel variant of the 'American Clipper' model.
The watch houses the famous 10AE caliber in manual wind, running well on 15 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in a classic 'skyscraper' shaped 10K yellow gold filled case with a mint cellulose crystal and an original crown.
The dial appears to have been professionally restored with the correct print in the past and has a beautiful pale pearl tone with raised gold plated numerals and an original set of hands.
This rare Bulova watch measures 25mm side to side (excluding crown) and 36mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is its original, ultrasonically cleaned KREISLER USA quality gold filled scissors bracelet in 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.