Pocket Watch Database

Elgin Size 18s Model 1: Overview & Production

Elgin Model 1 is a 18-Size full-plate key-set movement featuring a gilt or nickel finish.

Model 1 Features (Sharp)

Elgin Model 18s 1 Diagram

Movement Diagram

Elgin 18s Model 1 Sample Image

Example Image

Elgin 18s Model 1 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 18s
Configuration Hunting
Plate Full
Setting Key
Finish Gilt or Nickel
Notes Sharp Bridge
U.S. Patents 77078
Model 1 Image Gallery

Model 1 Features (Wavy)

Elgin Model 18s 1 Diagram

Movement Diagram

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 18s
Configuration Hunting
Plate Full
Setting Key
Finish Gilt or Nickel
Notes Wavy Bridge
U.S. Patents 77078
Model 1 Image Gallery

Model 1 Production

Total Production: ~900
Est. Production Years: 1867 - 1900
Earliest Serial: 101
Latest Serial: 8,557,000
Runs: ~471
Distinctive Grades: 20