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BULOVA Snorkel 666 Feet Diver (Rotating Bezel & Resin Stud Hours)

This watch was SOLD on May 3, 2012 (Destination: Kuala, Lumpur, Malaysia).

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch
Gender: male
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 30 mm
Dial Height: 30 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 42 mm without crown
Case Height: 44 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 10 mm with bezel
Serial Number on Back: M8, 714
Serial Number on Movement: 11BLACD
Bracelet: fabric
Bracelet Length: measures up to in 11 in with case

This is an authentic Swiss-made BULOVA Snorkel 666 Feet Automatic Dive Watch with Date display.

  • gold detail against matte black dial
  • date display window
  • crystal/resin stud hours
  • STAINLESS STEEL case, rotating bezel, crown, back, loops & clasp
  • new red/black/gray fabric military band
  • 17 jewels automatic movement

Here are some awesome blast-from-the-past BULOVA Snorkel print advertisements for your appreciation & reference! Click the images below to expand to full-view.

bulova oceanographer snorkel print advertisement bulova oceanographer snorkel vintage ad

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

The photos presented below 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.

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

For sale is this sought-after diver's watch, The BULOVA Snorkel, with 666 feet to its name. It has an aged dial but with clear markings, a ROTATING bezel & crystal/resin stud hours. This model was later renamed to BULOVA Oceanographer Snorkel to differentiate it from the earlier BULOVA Snorkel (which had a spartan steel bezel & case)

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
bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

stainless steel case

rotating steel-base, resin-top bezel with red/white/black markings

The bezel has a discoloration mark at 5 o'clock

matte black dial or face

The finish of the dial has become uneven with age but the line/letter detailing has remained crisp & clear. This imperfection can hardly be seen in the photos, that's why I'm stating them here
bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

date display window framed in steel at 3 o'clock

white-coated steel hour/minute hands; red-coated second hand

crystal/resin stud hour markers

The hour markers have turned slightly yellow due to age
bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

stainless steel BULOVA name logo & gold "SNORKEL" at 12 o'clock

gold "AUTOMATIC", "WATERPROOF", "666 FEET" & "T SWISS T" at 6 o'clock



clearly-marked gold grid; a red crosshair runs across the dial while a red border line runs around it

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

original BULOVA stainless steel crown

original BULOVA acrylic crystal has turned slightly yellow due to age

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

new red/black/gray fabric military band



bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

new stainless steel loops & clasp

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

case back embossed with BULOVA WATCH CO, "STAINLESS STEEL", "SHOCK RESISTANT", "ANTIMAGNETIC", "SUPER WATERPROOF", serial numbers & "666 FEET"; We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

reverse side of case back embossed with "SWISS" & serial numbers

bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch
The case back has a few corrosion spots, which have been cleaned & treated to protect it from further corrosion.
bulova snorkel 666 feet automatic date watch

Swiss-made BULOVA 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician; A cunning BULOVA "B" initial is cut into the rotor!

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