Bulova 1970 vintage manual watch 11BL Ultra-thin Pearl dial Special Rare
Welcome to this listing for a vintage ultra-thin BULOVA manual wind watch from 1970. Beautifully restored with original pearl tone dial.Never underestimate the importance of a well-chosen vintage accessory, like this Bulova wristwatch which provides tasteful flourish to any well-dressed man's wardrobe. Graceful and elegant, with its inspired ultra-thin design, vintage watch lovers will be captivated by this timepiece. We believe that your watch should give you more than just the time, and this Bulova wristwatch does just that. Round, super-thin and highly noticeable. Riginal & signed BULOVA on the back. The 10kt gold plated case and stainless steel back have been cleaned & repolished and fitted with a new acrylic crystal. In general the case looks great. With only modest wear/scratches commensurate with the age of the watch.
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.
Vintage watches are often smaller than contemporary watches - to avoid inconvenience, please take a moment to examine the size and make sure it meets your expectations and wrist size. Colours may appear somewhat different when viewed in person depending upon the light source. In this case photos were taken using a combination of natural and fluorescent light. Watch may be sent using recycled packaging.Please use the pictures as another medium to assist in the description of the item; this should be used to inspire questions associated with the timepiece. Any questions are welcome prior to the listing ending.
Life's moments are precious, so mark the passing time with a refined and respectable, rare and collectable classic timepiece - like this amazing ultra-thin Bulova. At Regency Watches, we strive to bring you unique pieces that will be treasured for years to come and we appreciate your interest.And find us on Social media! This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "regencywatches" and is located in this country: GB.
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- Brand: BULOVA
- Department: Men
- Type: Wristwatch
- Movement: 11BL
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Serial Number: G955943