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Landis Watch Co. Pocket Watch

Landis Watch Co. was used as a trade name on pocket watch movements manufactured for Landis Watch Co. by Illinois Watch Co..

Indentified Runs

The following runs have been identified as containing movements marked with this private label or trade name. Because this list is derrived from surviving examples, it is not intended to be comprehensive. Other runs possibly exist that have not yet been identified. Most private labels and special orders were produced in batches and many times, the entire run is not comprised of special marked movements.

Manufacturer Run Grade
Illinois 1751001-1751200 79
Illinois 1899001-1899200 175
Illinois 1936201-1936400 175
Illinois 1969101-1969600 273
Illinois 1970351-1970400 79
Illinois 1970401-1970410 89
Illinois 1970451-1970500 79
Illinois 2001401-2002000 59
Illinois 2013701-2014000 69
Illinois 2025001-2025100 173
Illinois 2031501-2031900 59
Illinois 2084441-2084800 175
Illinois 2084861-2085000 175
Illinois 2132001-2132170 219
Illinois 2132301-2132600 255
Illinois 2132601-2132750 255
Illinois 2132751-2132900 273
Illinois 2132901-2133115 273
Illinois 2133231-2133250 228
Illinois 2237901-2238300 174


The Illinois Watch Co. manufactured watches in Springfield, Illinois from approximately 1869 to 1948. See more information about Illinois Watch Co. or find out more information about your watch by conducting a serial number lookup.

Illinois Watch Co.

Initial Marking: I.W.Co.

Location: Springfield, Illinois

Years of Operation: 1869-1948

Successor: Hamilton

Purchased by Hamilton Watch Co., 1927

Production Jewels: 7-23 Jewels

Production Sizes: Wide Variety

Total Production: 5,600,000+

Factory Building Status: The original Illinois Watch Company factory building no longer exists. However, a later expansion was built to serve as a new frontage for the factory. Part of this addition still stands, and a modern structure has been built around it.

Average Rarity:

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