Bulova 1950 Academy Award "Y"

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
Y
Manufacture Year: 
1950
Movement Model: 
8AC
Movement Jewels: 
21
Case Serial No.: 
2962870
Case shape: 
Rectangle
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1950 Academy Award 'Y'

Solid gold case and back, 14K Yellow, dated 1950 (L0); Movement also dated L0, 8AC 21-jewel USA made; dial matches the ad, looks to have been refinished.

1950 ad

 

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Bulova Watch advert
bourg01
Posted May 3, 2018 - 1:58pm

Panel Member

I'm good with the ad provided, AA " Y ".

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Watch-N-Learn
Posted May 3, 2018 - 2:01pm

Beautiful watch Ken! 

jabs
Posted May 3, 2018 - 2:05pm

Panel Member

1950 Academy Award "Y", nice example

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Kathy L.
Posted May 3, 2018 - 5:07pm

Panel Member

That is a beauty!

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neetstuf-4-u
Posted May 3, 2018 - 7:41pm

Panel Member

A real beauty, Ken. I'll go with the ad, which appears to be a dead on match.

 

1950 AA "Y".

Geoff Baker
Posted May 4, 2018 - 5:54am

Club 5000Panel Member

Top of the line Ken - way cool, not too many solid gold Academy Award watches out there

1950 Bulova Academy Award Y

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Andersok
Posted May 4, 2018 - 7:31am

Panel Member

Thanks everyone!