Pocket Watch Database

Elgin Size 16s Model 20: Overview & Production

Elgin Model 20 is a 16-Size 3/4-plate -set movement featuring a nickel finish.

Model 20 Features

Elgin Model 16s 20 Diagram

Movement Diagram

Elgin 16s Model 20 Sample Image

Example Image

Elgin 16s Model 20 Dial Plate Image

Dial Plate Image

Note: Diagrams and photos displayed are intended to serve as a represenation of this model.
Plate cut, finishing style, jewel count, regulator, and other features may differ between grades within the same model designation.
Size 16s
Configuration Openface
Plate 3/4
Finish Nickel
Notes Detent Stem
U.S. Patents 77078
Model 20 Image Gallery

Model 20 Production

Total Production: ~12,000
Est. Production Years: 1947 - 1955
Earliest Serial: 1
Latest Serial: 962,000
Runs: ~73
Distinctive Grades: 6