HUNKY~1972 BULOVA DAY-DATE AUTOMATIC

HUNKY~1972 BULOVA DAY-DATE AUTOMATIC

Regular price $399.00 Sale

FOR SALE IS A RARELY SEEN 1972 BULOVA DAY/DATE AUTOMATIC WITH GROOVY BLUE/WHITE COLOR SCHEME ON ORIGINAL KREISLER INTEGRATED BRACELET.

 

  • CASE: FUNKY ALL-STEEL DIVER CASE MEASURING A NICE 37.5mm ACROSS CASE NOT INCLUDING CROWN. NO EVIDENCE OF POLISHING, BUT THERE ARE SOME DINGS AND HAIRLINE SCRATCHES THROUGHOUT COMMENSURATE WITH AGE.
  • DIAL: NOW THIS IS A GOOD LOOKIN' FACE RIGHT HERE. CHECK OUT THAT SUBTLE WHITE/SILVER BULLSEYE MOTIF  WITH THOSE MOODY BLUE ACCENTS BOTH ON THE HANDS AND THE DIAL. THE WHITE SEGMENT ON THE DIAL HAS A NICE GLOSSY ALMOST PORCELAIN FINISH WHICH REALLY POPS IN THE SUNLIGHT. THERE IS SOME MILD STAINING ON THE BOTTOM LEFT HAND PERIPHERY ON THE DIAL WHICH GIVES THIS ONE SOME VINTAGE FUZZ. 
  • MOVEMENT: THIS OCEANOGRAPHER RUNS ON A 17J BULOVA 11AOACB IN-HOUSE AUTOMATIC WHICH WAS THE BRAND'S LAST MOVEMENT BEFORE OUTSOURCING TO ETA. SERVICE HISTORY ON THIS ONE IS UNKNOWN, BUT THIS ONE IS RUNNING LIKE A TOTAL DREAM. DATE IS QUICKSET BY REPEATEDLY PULLING OUT THE CROWN.

 

  • WATCH IS MOUNTED ON ITS ORIGINAL INTEGRATED BULLET STYLE ALL STEEL BULOVA/ACCUTRON SIGNED KREISLER BRACELET. BRACELET IS CURRENTLY SIZED FOR MY 6.75" WRIST WITH 7 REMAINING MICRO-ADJUSTS LEFT ON THE CLASP. THIS ONE HAS PLENTY OF 70s SWAGGER AND A UNIQUE LOOK WHICH REALLY COMES TOGETHER PERFECTLY ON THE WRIST.