Bulova 1955 Warwick

Submitted by neetstuf-4-u on June 21, 2022 - 4:50pm
Manufacture Year
1955
Movement Model
8AC
Movement Date Code
L5
Movement Jewels
21
Case Serial No.
A129143
Case shape
Square
Case Manufacturer
Bulova
Gender
Mens
Additional Information

Here's an odd one I have never encountered. Yellow gold filled case and back with yellow raised numbers and hash marks on a gloss black dial. At first I suspected it was a redial, but once apart, it looks original. dial has chips to bare metal at 3 and 9 edges. I only find reference to this one in the 1955 - 1957 linebook and a single ad with white dial.  Swivel lugs. Currently keeping almost perfect time. I believe this is a

1955 Warwick

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neetstuf-4-u
Posted June 21, 2022 - 4:55pm

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Kathy L.
Posted June 21, 2022 - 5:18pm

It looks great with the black dial.  Warwick looks like a match but odd they don't have a variant in the linebook.

1955 Bulova Warwick

Geoff Baker
Posted June 21, 2022 - 10:08pm

1955 Bulova Warwick, I'd bet my lunch money it was refinished

JimDon5822
Posted June 21, 2022 - 10:21pm

I agree this is a 1955 Bulova Warwick with a refinished dial.  

Andersok
Posted June 22, 2022 - 6:12am

Agree with Warwick