Pocket Watch Database

Elgin Grade 391

Grade 391 is a 21j Openface watch maufacturered by Elgin. The size 16s, Model 15 movement features a nickel finish and is adjusted to 5 positions, isochronism and temperature. This watch would have qualified for service on all railroads and was advertised for railroad service. Each movement was fitted at the factory with a double-sunk dial.

Grade 391 Movement Characteristics

  • Size16s
  • Jewels21j
  • ConfigurationOpenface
  • FinishNickel
  • Model15
  • SettingLever
  • AdjustedYes
  • Railroad GradeYes
  • Railroad Grade ClassClass A

Grade 391 Production Info

  • Total Production9,000
  • Number of Runs9
  • Production Years1911-1913
  • First Serial15,873,001
  • Last Serial17,270,000
  • Largest Run1,000
  • Smallest Run1,000
  • Most Common Run1,000