Bulova 1975 Accutron

Submitted by peterae on February 20, 2020 - 2:38pm
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Inside case- Ref B771 I would love to have more info about my watch. the Bulova service dept. could only tell me that production of this watch started in 1975. My major question is whether the band is real elephant ivory. If not, what is it? Secondly, what is the value of this watch? I understand that if it is elephant ivory it is illegal to sell it. If it isn't ivory and any one is interested in buying my watch offers are welcome. Thank you in advance. Laurie

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Posted February 20, 2020 - 8:46pm

Genuine ivory it is.

1975 Bulova Accutron. Part of a Ivory and Gold collection. Indicates a sold gold case.

Ladies 1975 Bulova Accutron watch with ivory band.

Geoff Baker
Posted February 20, 2020 - 9:59pm

Wow, within the United States it seems Indian elephant ivory can be sold within the state you live if you can prove that it was legally imported BEFORE July 1, 1975. It's interesting that this watch was made in 1975. For African Ivory the date is much later, January 1, 1990 Don't take my word for it: Read This

1975 Bulova Accutron

PS - we cannot provide appraisals, sorry but we are not qualified

Posted February 21, 2020 - 11:48am

Very nice!

1975 Bulova Accutron.

w/ Ivory band.

Is this watch currently running? The reason I ask is that the case back calls for the battery to be installed "stepped side up" It appears it's in the watch stepped side down.