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BULOVA Snorkel 200 Meters Diver with Bubble Back

This watch was SOLD on November 2, 2012 (Destination: Bellevue, NE, U.S.A.).

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 28 mm
Dial Height: 28 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 36 mm without crown
Case Height: 44 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: 386, M4
Serial Number on Movement: 11ALACD
Bracelet: leather
Bracelet Width: 17 mm
Bracelet Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)

This is an authentic Swiss-made BULOVA Snorkel 200 Meters Automatic Dive Watch with Date.

  • white detail against matte black dial
  • date display window
  • STAINLESS STEEL case, bezel, crown, bubble back & clasp
  • new black leather band
  • 17 jewels automatic movement


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  200 meters automatic date watch

The BULOVA Snorkel is a predecessor of the well-established BULOVA Oceanographer Snorkel. It has luminous markers, where main hours are oversized Arabic & has a flat surface bezel with embossed detailing. It also has an unusual bubble back with engraved initials W.C.Y.

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 *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): working perfectly, keeping good time & needs nothing.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

stainless steel case

flat-surface stainless steel bezel with embossed markings

The bezel is fixed in place. It doesn't turn without much effort.

matte black dial or face in PRISTINE condition as it has crisp markings & a flawless surface

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

luminous steel hands

luminous oversized Arabic numeral main hours & bar minor hours

date display window framed in steel at 3 o'clock

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

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

white "AUTOMATIC", "WATERPROOF", "200 METERS" & "SWISS" at 6 o'clock



clearly-marked white grid

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

replacement stainless steel crown

original BULOVA acrylic crystal

The crystal has 2 nicks along its edge between 10 o'clock & 11 o'clock [See/Refer to third photo from the top of this listing]

 

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

new/replacement black leather band

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

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

new/replacement stainless steel clasp

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

stainless steel bubble case back embossed with BULOVA name logo, "WATERPROOF" & BULOVA diver detail; Initials W.C.Y. have been engraved; We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

reverse side of case back embossed with "STAINLESS STEEL", "SWISS" & serial numbers.

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

A very cunning BULOVA "B" initial is cut into the rotor of the movement!

bulova snorkel  200 meters automatic date watch

Swiss-made BULOVA 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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