Bulova 1929 Athlete

Submitted by vernz on July 13, 2013 - 9:20pm
Manufacture Year
1929
Movement Model
10AL
Movement Date Code
Shield
Movement Jewels
Unknown
Movement Serial No.
921293
Case Serial No.
8203767
Case shape
Square
Case Manufacturer
Bulova
Crystal Details
missing
Gender
Mens
Additional Information

Case is "rolled gold plate"

Watch dated based on engraved date on back.

Case patent date is Jan. 11, 1927.

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Bulova watch
Geoff Baker
Posted July 14, 2013 - 5:35am

Agree, Athlete, year should be iupdated to 1929. I like this model a lot. Welcome to myBulova.

JP
Posted July 14, 2013 - 3:21pm

Athlete.  Will look great when cleaned up.

alien Ant
Posted July 14, 2013 - 4:00pm

Where is the id from?

mybulova_admin
Posted July 15, 2013 - 5:51am

From the Complete Watch Price Guide.Bulova Athlete

Have updated the subject watch date to 1928 (not 1935)

alien Ant
Posted July 15, 2013 - 6:07am

Great, nice watch too.

William Smith
Posted January 1, 2014 - 3:32pm

I changed production date from 1928 (based on case serial number and ad date) to 1929, based on shield date code symbol on movement. 

William Smith
Posted August 6, 2015 - 6:14pm

OP states Rolled Gold Plate. Wonder if that's from case hallmarks or an educated guess?