1951 BULOVA USA 'Academy Award S' Vintage Gents Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant, all original and sought after dress watch for men from 1951 by the fine maker BULOVA known as one of the Academy Awards models, variant S, which is quite an uncommon variant that does not share the 'golden curtain' dial design. It is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
The watch houses a classic 10BM hi grade Bulova manual wind caliber, running on 21 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in a 10K gold filled case in yellow tone in overall excellent condition. The case has a mint correct crystal and an original Bulova signed crown.
The dial is factory original - near mint silver tone with gold inlaid numerals/markers and an original set of hands.
This collectible BULOVA watch measures 25mm side to side (excluding crown) and 35mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new old stock dark brown genuine leather band, 15mm wide with a matching anti-allergic buckle.
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.