Bulova 1957 Phantom "A"

3/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3
Variant: 
A
Manufacture Year: 
1957
Movement Model: 
11ACC
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
5164055
Case shape: 
Round
Case Manufacturer: 
Bulova
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

1957 Bulova Phantom 'A'

All stainless steel press-fit type case, dated L6 stamped inside; striped white dial with luminous hands and dots at each marker; Swiss made 17-jewel 11ACC manual wind dated L7; has the original stainless steel expansion band.

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Geoff Baker
Posted March 24, 2017 - 6:15am

Club 5000Panel Member

Gosh this looks good Ken. Was this one is a restore? Do you have a 'before' photo?

1957 Bulova Phantom A

Andersok
Posted March 24, 2017 - 7:22am

Panel Member

Yep, it required a good bit of cleaning, and I restored the hands, but the dial was in good condition.

I forgot the second hand was originally blue (and corroded) and had to be replaced.

Geoff Baker
Posted March 25, 2017 - 7:50am

Club 5000Panel Member

Remarkable - You do amazing work Ken. Five Stars *****

jabs
Posted March 24, 2017 - 7:14am

Panel Member

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