Bulova 1949 Brewster

3/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Manufacture Year: 
1949
Movement Symbol: 
48 (A8)
Movement Model: 
10BC
Movement Jewels: 
15
Case Serial No.: 
9243423
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
spotless original
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1948 Brewster, movement marked "48". Unrestored estate find in excellent condition on a 50's Speidel scissor band. Came to me from a dresser drawer - sporting 1/2 of the crispy original tan leather band. Keeps perfect time.

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jabs
Posted August 9, 2017 - 3:47am

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1949 Brewster

Geoff Baker
Posted August 9, 2017 - 5:57am

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I agree - It's a  Brewster

Andersok
Posted August 9, 2017 - 7:00am

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A fine looking Brewster example. There is a lack of case date stamp like 48 or A8, just the serial # starting with 9...is this a 1949?

neetstuf-4-u
Posted August 9, 2017 - 7:10am

I didn't even consider that; it's entirely possible. No date stamp on casing and s/n starts with a "9". Very well could be a 1949.