Description:  1938 Director

Model Name


Case Date


Case Serial


Signature Locations

Inside case, movement, dial

Case Signature Format

"Bulova, Fifth Ave, New York"


7AP, 21 Jewels, Adjusted

Movement Date Code


Case Material Description

10K Gold Filled (yellow)

Case Dimensions

43.2mm lug to lug x 21mm without crown

(33.4mm without lugs)

Case Type

Snap back, tonneau

Crystal Specifications

27.5mm x 16.8mm, hexagonal (G-S MH585)

Other Details


NOTES:  This model has been identified using crystal specs only.  No vintage advertisement showing this watch is available at this time.  However, due to the unique crystal specifications and the official crystal documentation (i.e, the packet shown below), this ID seems reasonably certain.

1938 Director