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it will not be a gold watch as it states gold plated
that is to say that it has a coating of gold electroplated to the base metal and will be about 2 microns thick
check with a jeweller for the fake or not.

Bulova Watches | Answered on Nov 19, 2016


Value information here

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Determining the Date of a Bulova Watch For purposes of assigning a date, Bulova watches break down nicely into three basic groups: 1) pre-1926, 2) 1926 through 1949, and 3) 1950 and beyond. Those three date ranges are differentiated by the presence or absence of certain case and movement markings as well as the nature of any such markings, as explained below.
In general, for all time periods, it is important to understand that Bulova watches never provide an obvious date of manufacture anywhere on the watch. Rather, the date must be "de-coded" using symbols, serial numbers, and two-character codes placed on various parts of the watch. These codes and the manner in which they should be interpreted is the subject of this article.
Many observers of Bulova watches are confused by the sometimes seen patent dates stamped on the inside of some Bulova watch cases, and they misinterpret such dates as the time of manufacture. In point of fact, those patent dates apply only to certain aspects of the case design and indicate only when those general designs were patented. Those designs were used on many watches produced over a number of years, and the applicable patent date in no way indicates when any particular watch was produced. Below are images showing the two patent dates that often cause confusion.

Read LOTS more HERE: http://www.watchophilia.com/general-information/determining-the-date-of-a-watch/


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Bulova Watches | Answered on Nov 19, 2016


Take it to a jeweler who, for a few dollars, will install the correct type.

Bulova Watches | Answered on Oct 27, 2016


  • Remove back
  • Find battery and identify
  • Obtain replacement
  • Remove old battery and install new
  • Check operation
  • Reinstall back
  • Set time, etc.

Bulova Watches | Answered on Oct 11, 2016


Patsy, S8821577 was not found to be valid #. Best to take your watch into a good jeweler and have them match the battery and install for you. Check the attached links,instruction and guides, Good luck
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Bulova Watches | Answered on Jul 29, 2016


My husband had to take his watch to a store that carries that watch brand to have his battery changed. Apparently they have a special "key"to take the watch back off.

Bulova Watches | Answered on Jul 20, 2016


Take it to any local Jeweler, they can tell you whatever you need to know about the watch.

Bulova Watches | Answered on Jul 13, 2016


From a Bulova retailer, or direct.

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Bulova Watches | Answered on Jan 29, 2016

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