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Bulova 1931 Lone Eagle

9/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.780001

Manufacture Year: 

1931

Movement Symbol: 

Square Shield

Movement Model: 

10AN

Movement Jewels: 

15

Movement Serial No.: 

671933

Case Serial No.: 

1113547

Case shape: 

Stepped

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

Case measures 36mm lug to lug x 25.5mm wide non inclusive of the Crown using Calipers.

Original White Dial shows raised Gilt Arabic Numerals and Bulova signature, tracks are printed Black. Hour and Minute Hands are Black Modern style and a Modern Seconds Hand appears on a Sub Dial totally obscuring the 6.

A dust shield and retaining ring appears over the Movement.

Caseback is stamped as shown.

MAXIM deployment clasp Bracelet.

* Watch was found in a box of unclaimed Watches dated 1950 from a Watchmakers estate. - as found.

 

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mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted February 7, 2011 - 6:01pm

The one I have has gold hands....not sure that matters.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted February 7, 2011 - 6:08pm

You could always change them admin. 

: D

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted February 7, 2011 - 9:24pm

Bugger...looks like I'm changing them to the black variety :-)

plainsmen
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted February 7, 2011 - 8:55pm

Nice band Mark!  heh...

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted July 31, 2011 - 9:42pm

This 'LONE EAGLE' Watch is 100% mint original and has the vintage advertisement confirming its identification.

It commands a 3 Star rating.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted July 31, 2011 - 11:34pm

Agree, one of our panel members has voted this down a notch.....could that panel member please advise what concerns they have about the watch in question.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted August 1, 2011 - 2:25pm

Thank You Gents, a 3 star ID doesn't get any easier than this one.

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Wayne Hanley
Posted August 4, 2011 - 1:19am

Fifth

I was wondering why you didn't follow the standard information drop down format for logging a watch into the db. You went right into a history lesson & didn't log any serial data about the movement or the case. A'int no biggie!! I know what is is & voted yea.

mybulova_admin
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted August 4, 2011 - 5:49am

Movement and case serial numbers help us to figure out what if any ranges exist and what movement types were used in various models. Would certainly appreciate if you could add the details of the movement.

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FifthAvenueRest...
Posted October 27, 2011 - 8:36pm