Bulova 1952 Director "E"

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
E
Manufacture Year: 
1952
Movement Model: 
10BT - L2
Movement Jewels: 
15
Case Serial No.: 
4990427
Case shape: 
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Crystal Details: 
20.2mm x 22.7
Additional Information: 

1951 marlboro ?

10k rgp w/ss snap back

Stamped L1 on case back and serial is 4990427

Movement stamped L2 10BT 15 jewel

Runs strong

needs Crystal. 

 

 

Not For Sale
1951 Bulova Director E watch
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Geoff Baker
Posted April 11, 2017 - 6:26am

Club 5000Panel Member

I think it's a Director Michael, here's the advert I reference. I would date this one to 1952 based on the movement date code.

Andersok
Posted April 11, 2017 - 7:37am

Panel Member

I agree with Director, and it is likely the 'E' variant based on this 1955 ad.

mybulova_admin
Posted April 14, 2017 - 12:45am

Club 5000Panel Member

1952 Bulova Director 'E' gets my nod as does the awesome image. Nice work!!

jabs
Posted April 14, 2017 - 10:51am

Panel Member

Director "E", nice collage :)

veritas123
Posted April 17, 2017 - 8:37pm

Michael

 

Do you need a crystal for your Director E? I will put one aside for you  if you do.

Kurt