Loading…
Enter the serial number from the pocket watch movement below. Do not use the case number. Tips for looking up your watch

How to Find Info About Your Pocket Watch

The Pocket Watch Database has compiled data covering the major American pocket watch manufacturers and created an easy way to find information using the serial number on the watch movement. Here are a few tips to find information about your pocket watch:

  1. Always input the serial number from the pocket watch movement (the "mechanism" of the watch).
  2. Never use the serial number from the case or any other part.
  3. Always select the correct manufacturer, which is usually stamped on the watch movement or dial.
  4. If the manufacturer is not listed on the site, you may have a "private label" watch or it may not be American-made.
  5. If the serial number includes a letter, enter it along with the number when using the lookup feature.
  6. Many pocket watch case backs screw off. Others may require a dull wide blade to pry or pop the cover. Be careful not to scratch or damage the movement.
  7. Consider uploading images of your watch by creating a collection account on the website. This is compeltely free and assists in promoting research in American horology.
  8. Understand that many companies did not keep accurate or complete records. As a result, information displayed on this site may have inaccuracies. This is to be expected, and we have included an option to report inaccurate information on the result pages so the database can be continually improved.
Pocket Watch Serial Number Lookup - Hamilton, South Bend, Illinois, Rockford, Waltham & Elgin Pocket Watches
  Serial Number:
Need to replace a watch crystal? Use our new crystal size guide to find the proper fit.

gaarnal

 Watches
7
 Verifications
7

Note: All images are protected by copyright belonging to the uploader. Use without permission is prohibited. Information is provided by users and may contain inaccuracies.

Union Watch Co. Grade  Pocket Watch Image Union Watch Co. Grade  Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#622
Manufacturer:Union Watch Co.
Grade:
Size:18s
Model:
Jewels:11j
Setting:Key
Finish:Gilt
American Watch Co. Grade Adams Street Pocket Watch Image American Watch Co. Grade Adams Street Pocket Watch Image American Watch Co. Grade Adams Street Pocket Watch Image
3 Admirations
Serial No.:#582159
Manufacturer:American Watch Co.
Grade:Adams Street
Size:14s
Model:1870-14
Jewels:11j
Setting:Key
Finish:Gilt
American Watch Co. Grade Broadway Pocket Watch Image American Watch Co. Grade Broadway Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#1182311
Manufacturer:American Watch Co.
Grade:Broadway
Size:18s
Model:1877
Jewels:7j
Setting:Key
Finish:Gold Flashed
Waltham Grade Broadway Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#1642437
Manufacturer:Waltham
Grade:Broadway
Size:18s
Model:1877
Jewels:7j
Setting:Key
Finish:Gilt
Waltham Grade Riverside Pocket Watch Image Waltham Grade Riverside Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#10050376
Manufacturer:Waltham
Grade:Riverside
Size:16s
Model:1899
Jewels:17j
Setting:Pendant
Finish:Nickel
Waltham Grade Riverside Pocket Watch Image Waltham Grade Riverside Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#22210205
Manufacturer:Waltham
Grade:Riverside
Size:16s
Model:1908
Jewels:19j
Setting:Lever
Finish:Nickel
Waltham Grade No. 1235 Pocket Watch Image Waltham Grade No. 1235 Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#27076967
Manufacturer:Waltham
Grade:No. 1235
Size:12s
Model:1924
Jewels:17j
Setting:Pendant
Finish:Nickel