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Bulova 1921 Lady Maxim

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.01

Manufacture Year: 

1921

Movement Model: 

AAI

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

1436

Case Serial No.: 

6740

Case shape: 

Octagonal

Case Manufacturer: 

American Standard

Gender: 

Ladies

Additional Information

This is a Bulova Ladies watch in 18K White Gold.

Inside case: Warranted, 18K, To Assay, American Standard, Globe symbol, 6710

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1921 Bulova watch
Alex
Panel Member
Posted May 1, 2018 - 7:05pm

Are you sure it is the globe symbol and not the shield symbol? You have a picture of the inside?

TexasLady
Posted May 1, 2018 - 7:07pm

Yes, Alex it's the Globe, not this Shield on this one. No pic of inside.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted May 2, 2018 - 6:44am

Can you please add a photo of the movement and inside case back. That will help us determine the correct age and model.

The solid gold case models used a different case serial numbering system, one that we have not yet cracked.

I suspect this will belong to the 'Lady Maxim' series of watches.

A very rare gem in 18K solid gold.

TexasLady
Posted May 2, 2018 - 5:30pm

Stephen, I am unable to get  pics of the inside. The case is hinged in a way that I am unable to take pics that you can see all the writings.   I had to use two jewelers loops  (60X and 90X0 to see the info. The globe inside the watch has lines (lattitudes/longitude style).

 

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 9:47pm

Thanks for trying. The 'Glode' was the logo for the 'J.Bulova Company', before the company was renamed to Bulova Watch Company. 

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Reverend Rob
Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 10:35pm

A rare one, I agree. Odd to see the Bulova name stamped over engraving, usually there is a spot for it, but I don't remember seeing this before. This being a solid gold one it may have aspects that don't follow the usual Bulova layouts.