Bulova 1970 vintage manual watch 11BL Ultra-thin Pearl dial Special Rare
The watch is NOT waterproof. Immaculate, complementing the distinctiveness of the case the pearl tone dial is in its original condition. The quarter hour positions are marked with gloriously stylised numerals whilst the remaining positions are very slender lines. All are gold tone and very slightly raised on the dial to great effect. The'Bulova' name,'swiss' and sub-second dial cross hairs are black.Hour, minute and sub-second second hands are all original, gilt, pitched'Alpha' style. BULOVA high quality Swiss manual wind movement. This is a fine classic 11BL calibre with 17 jewels. The movement has been cleaned, oiled & adjusted, and at the time of listing is running well keeping good time ready to wear. As with all vintage watches regular servicing is recommended. 38.61mm lug to lug. A new 18mm black leather band with gold tone buckle has been fitted complementing the timepiece perfectly. This is a truly exceptional example of a Bulova manual wind watch from 1970 which has been restored to appeal once again. The repolished case with eye-catching original pearl tone dial make the watch highly attractive and very noticeable indeed. The watch has a pleasing classic look and feel that simply cannot be found in newer watches. BULOVA is definitely a watchmaker that has been devoted to the art of timepieces with invested passion. If you have always wanted to own a classic wristwatch that is the epitome of distinction and dependability, this captivating Bulova watch may be the one for you. The watch will come with a stylish new card presentation box. A nice touch, so you're not searching around for something to put the watch in. This is a vintage manual wind watch with a movement from 1970, and as such it will not have the accuracy of a contemporary quartz movement therefore perfect time accuracy cannot be expected. If you want a watch to simply put on and go - then perhaps this is not the best choice you could make - however, if you want a period timepiece that you can admire and enjoy on each occasion you wear it, then this is a great item.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: BULOVA
- Department: Men
- Type: Wristwatch
- Movement: 11BL
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Serial Number: G955943