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Bulova 1950 Academy Award "Y"

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Variant: 

Y

Manufacture Year: 

1950

Movement Model: 

8AC

Movement Jewels: 

21

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

2962870

Case shape: 

Rectangle

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

1950 Academy Award 'Y'

Solid gold case and back, 14K Yellow, dated 1950 (L0); Movement also dated L0, 8AC 21-jewel USA made; dial matches the ad, looks to have been refinished.

1950 ad

 

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Bulova Watch advert
bourg01
Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 1:58pm

I'm good with the ad provided, AA " Y ".

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Watch-N-Learn
Posted May 3, 2018 - 2:01pm

Beautiful watch Ken! 

jabs
Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 2:05pm

1950 Academy Award "Y", nice example

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Kathy L.
Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 5:07pm

That is a beauty!

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neetstuf-4-u
Panel Member
Posted May 3, 2018 - 7:41pm

A real beauty, Ken. I'll go with the ad, which appears to be a dead on match.

 

1950 AA "Y".

Geoff Baker
Club 5000Panel Member
Posted May 4, 2018 - 5:54am

Top of the line Ken - way cool, not too many solid gold Academy Award watches out there

1950 Bulova Academy Award Y

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Andersok
Panel Member
Posted May 4, 2018 - 7:31am

Thanks everyone!