BVLGARI, Bi-Color Tubogas Serpenti, Ref. BB191T

$21,500.00 USD

The history of the Bulgari Serpenti began in the 1940s when the already glamorous brand introduced the Serpenti collection, which embodies sophistication and creativity. By inserting a watch dial into a Tubogas bracelet, Bulgari created a serpent-inspired watch (a design inspired by industrial woven-metal gas pipes). Over the years, the Bulgari Serpenti collection has grown to include watches, bracelets, rings, and other accessories and remains a cornerstone of the brand and a highly coveted collector's item.
This BVLGARI Bi-Color Tuboga Serpenti, tension bangle bracelet watch from the 1990s, is the ideal accessory for any occasion, day or night. It features a 19 mm diameter round case encasing a dial with Arabic and baton-shaped hour markers for greater contrast.


Model: Serpenti Snake Tubogas
Reference Number: BB19 1T
Movement: Quartz
Gender: Ladies 
Condition: Very good
Time Period: Early 1990s 
Box: Yes
Papers: Open Papers

Caliber: -
Jewels: -

Case Material: 18K yellow gold 
Case Diameter: 19 mm
Thickness: 5.5 mm
Waterproof: 100 ft. / 30 m./ 3 ATM
Bezel Material: Fixed 18K yellow gold with black engraved double Bvlgari signature
Glass: Sapphire Crystal
Caseback: Solid
Dial: Black matte
Dial Numerals: 18K yellow gold applied Arabic numeral at 12 and 6 o'clock and applied yellow gold baton hour indices
Bracelet Material: 18K bi-color gold
Weight: 146.6 gr - 94.2 dwt
Total length: 44.5 mm unstretched 

Hours, minutes

Round-shaped case
18K yellow gold applied baton-shaped hour/minute hands
18K yellow gold pull/push crown
18K yellow gold solid snap-on case back
An exquisite statement piece for your wrist, this BVLGARI Serpenti tension bangle bracelet watch is crafted in a two-twirl 18K tri-color gold coiling body forming the Tubogas bracelet that expands to fit most wrist sizes.
Tubogas translates literally to "gas pipe" and is the descriptive name given to a type of chain formed from a pair of interlocking gold strips wrapped tightly together. This creates a flexible, hollow tubular necklace/bracelet requiring no soldering.
Marks: BVLGARI, 750, BB191T, P. 98***, FABRIQUE EN SUISSE
Case, dial, and movement are all signed.
Recently serviced
Complete (box, open papers)

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