Bulova 1950 Academy Award

Submitted by Kathy L. on December 10, 2018 - 7:39pm
J
Manufacture Year
1950
Movement Model
6BA
Movement Date Code
49 (A9)
Movement Jewels
21
Movement Serial No.
-
Case Serial No.
615313
Case shape
CornerCut
Case Manufacturer
Bulova
Crystal Details
Tonneau
Gender
Ladies
Additional Information

Because I love this watch model I took advantage of finding a second one and picked it up.  I can now keep one in the case and have one to wear and enjoy.  This was a blurry listing I took a chance on hoping it was what I thought it was.  The dial is slightly different than my first example.  Interesting that the two ads seem to match the two watches.  

I believe this is an Academy Award "J".  It has a 10K gold filled case that is dated stamped L0.  It has a working 6BA 21 jewel movement that is dated stamped 49.  I was happy to find a correct band to put on it.  I don't think these would be quite the same without this band.  Thanks.

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Kathy L.
Posted December 10, 2018 - 7:41pm

Geoff Baker
Posted December 11, 2018 - 6:23am

Nice line up there Miss Kathy. I agree that the original bracelet really completes the package.

1950 Bulova Academy Award J

Kathy L.
Posted December 12, 2018 - 12:22pm

In reply to by Geoff Baker

Thank you Geoff : ) I have had to buy a couple of inexpensive watches I didn't want to get the bands but I was just happy to find them.

mybulova_admin
Posted December 11, 2018 - 5:27pm

Without a doubt a Academy Award "J"

What a great collection you have.

Kathy L.
Posted December 12, 2018 - 12:28pm

In reply to by mybulova_admin

Thank you Stephen : ) the ladies AA watches are a focus of mine at the moment.  

Andersok
Posted December 12, 2018 - 7:14am

Really looks nice with the original band, AA 'J'.

neetstuf-4-u
Posted December 12, 2018 - 8:45am

Academy Award "J"