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Bulova 1955 Senator "A"

5/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
3

Variant: 

A

Manufacture Year: 

1955

Movement Model: 

11ac

Movement Jewels: 

17

Movement Serial No.: 

-

Case Serial No.: 

B7O2615

Case shape: 

Stepped

Case Manufacturer: 

Bulova

Gender: 

Mens

Additional Information

THIS WAS ONE OF MY GRADFATHER'S BULOVA'S HE HAD MANY. BUT I HAVE HAD THEM SENICE HIS DEATH SOME 30 YRS. AGO. IN MY SAFE. AND IT IS THE ONLY WORKING ONE OF THEM ALL. I'LL POST OTHER'S SOON. ALSO WHAT IT MIGHT BE WORTH, IF I DESID TO SELL IT.

 I KNOW VERY LITTLE OF IT OTHER THEN THAT.

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bourg01
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Posted December 10, 2012 - 1:23pm

This would be the "Senator" model.

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krazymike58
Posted December 10, 2012 - 1:27pm

yes i forgot to add that. have been on this sight for days. lol it is a Senator A i found only 1 in all the photo's here almost just like it

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William Smith
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Posted December 10, 2012 - 2:37pm

This watch is very similar to another watch being ID'ed now.  A 1956 black-dialed example.  Information and decissions from one record should come into play in the nameing of the other. 

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bobbee
Posted December 10, 2012 - 2:46pm

Senator "A", as in this thread.

http://www.mybulova.com/watches/1955-senator-4662

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William Smith
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Posted December 10, 2012 - 3:23pm

Here's a snippet from the Bulova Matt ads from 1955 showing the Senator "A" (and B). Click snippet for full ad.  The differences between variants A, B, C, and D are laid out nicely in the link above.

Senator "A" from me.  The "difference" between A, B, C, D variants does not have to include mount- it can be based on case design, which are not confused with other ads on site.

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krazymike58
Posted December 10, 2012 - 2:53pm

Well thank you both,  boy they sure look in better shape then mine, lol but the BLACK one noiw that is beautiful watch. yes could of had face re-placed when i had it cleaned. but i like the old look of it ..lol

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DarHin
Posted December 10, 2012 - 3:16pm

Senator

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krazymike58
Posted December 10, 2012 - 6:25pm

THANK YOU ALL FOR THE INFO. i had it up for sale also i believe. but don't know what its worth. i know it runs better then any watch i have lol. now see what come's of it all here. 

JP
Posted December 10, 2012 - 6:36pm

Senator

plainsmen
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Posted December 10, 2012 - 7:04pm

Senator