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Mega-Rare BULOVA Classic Mystery Dial with DIAMOND Hours & Floating Hand

This watch was SOLD on November 29, 2015 (Destination: Glendale, NY, U.S.A.).

 
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Gender: male
Year: 1965 - 1975
Accessories: none
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 31 mm
Dial Height: 31 mm
Movement: 30 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 34 mm without crown
Case Height: 42 mm
Serial Number on Back: E690301, M0
Serial Number on Movement: NA
Band: leather
Band Width: 18 mm
Band Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)
 

This is an authentic Swiss-made BULOVA Classic Automatic Watch

  • Original BULOVA Watch with New band, crown & clasp
  • FEATURES: DIAMOND Hour Markers, Floating Hour Hand, Case has Extended Lugs
  • STAINLESS STEEL: case, crown & clasp


  1. Notes on the DIAL: Its inner disc has turned slightly yellow due to age. It also has faint discoloration spots.
  2. Notes on the CASE BACK: The left side has light indentations - previous owner most probably liked wearing a bracelet next to this watch

The photos presented are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

This watch keeps good time, looks great & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!

bulova classic mystery diamond dial automatic watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *GOOD condition (77-82%): Nothing fundamentally wrong with the watch, though it has quite obviously been used. Case may show a few dings, nicks or scratches. May have replacement parts.

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
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This BULOVA Classic was created with elegance & innovation in mind: it has DIAMOND Markers & a Floating Hour Hand!

The DIAMONDs weigh approximately 0.02 carats each, making a total carat weight of 0.12 carats

It's an extremely rare piece! It's the first time I've gotten a hold of one in my 10 years as a watch dealer!

bulova classic mystery diamond dial automatic watch

stainless steel case with extended lugs

satin blue & white combination dial

The inner disc of the dial has turned slightly yellow due to age. It also has faint discoloration spots.
bulova classic mystery diamond dial automatic watch

FLOATING HOUR HAND - the steel pointer is detached from the pivot! Second hand is spade-ended

DIAMOND STUD HOUR MARKERS; Arabic numeral cut steel 12 & 6 o'clock, rest are fluted steel

The 6 DIAMOND studs mark every other hour. They weigh approximately 0.02 carats each, making a total carat weight of 0.12 carats. The DIAMONDs are set in faceted steel pieces.

bulova classic mystery diamond dial automatic watch

painted black BULOVA name logo & "30 JEWELS" at 12 o'clock



painted black "SELF-WINDING" at 6 o'clock

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replacement stainless steel crown

clear acrylic crystal

bulova classic mystery diamond dial automatic watch

new black leather band

Band Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)

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new stainless steel clasp

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case back embossed with BULOVA name logo, "WATERPROOF", "SHOCK RESISTANT", "SELF WINDING", "ANTIMAGNETIC", "10 KT GOLD FILLED" & serial numbers

The left side has light indentations - previous owner most probably liked wearing a bracelet next to this watch

We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

Swiss-made BULOVA 30 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

Movement is not shown with photos but guaranteed authentic! One has to pop the crystal, separate the crown & unhinge the dial to access the movement, which is a delicate process that can only be entrusted to our technician

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