Bulova 1940 Dean

Submitted by M Watchman on May 15, 2020 - 7:01pm
Manufacture Year
1940
Movement Model
10AX
Movement Date Code
Omega
Movement Jewels
15
Movement Serial No.
none
Case Serial No.
0451012
Case shape
Tonneau
Case Manufacturer
Bulova
Crystal Details
Glass
Gender
Mens
Additional Information

10K rolled Gold Plate yellow metal bezel, SS back. Has matching gold filled yellow metal original Kreisler bracelet that exactly matches these ads here:https://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/1940-Bulova-ad… and https://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/vintage_ads/Bulova_AD_1940… for the Bulova "Dean". Appears to match this 1942 Dean and especially the ad here: https://www.mybulova.com/watches/1942-dean-1194 Again bracelet and all to the ad. Watch is in awesome shape and runs well!!!! A Keeper!!!!  I really like the long case watches of this era.......

As per ads above this appears to be a 1940 Bulova "Dean".

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Kathy L.
Posted May 15, 2020 - 8:50pm

Looks like it is in nice shape and with the original band is always a plus!

1940 Bulova Dean

plainsmen
Posted May 16, 2020 - 2:42am

Yup... that's the Dean... super smoooooooove curves.  I've always loved this watch even though it doesn't seem to sell as well.

jabs
Posted May 16, 2020 - 4:51am

1940 Bulova Dean 

Andersok
Posted May 16, 2020 - 8:19am

Agree with Dean model

Kathy L.
Posted May 16, 2020 - 12:32pm

A nice photo from the 1939 sales book.

1939 Ad

M Watchman
Posted May 16, 2020 - 3:38pm

Nice find 5hat ad!!

JimDon5822
Posted May 16, 2020 - 8:29pm

1940 Bulova Dean it is .  

neetstuf-4-u
Posted May 20, 2020 - 8:22am

1940 Bulova Dean