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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 "guts" of the watch).
  2. Never use the serial number from the case or any other part.
  3. If the serial number includes a letter, enter it along with the number when using the lookup feature.
  4. 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.
  5. Always select the correct manufacturer, which is usually stamped on the watch movement.
  6. If the manufacturer is not listed on the site, you may have a "private label" watch or it may not be American-made.
  7. 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
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Hamilton Grade 936 Pocket Watch Image Hamilton Grade 936 Pocket Watch Image Hamilton Grade 936 Pocket Watch Image
3 Admirations
Serial No.:#8252
Manufacturer:Hamilton
Grade:936
Size:18s
Model:1
Jewels:17j
Setting:Lever
Finish:Nickel
Elgin Grade 44 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 44 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 44 Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#3922324
Manufacturer:Elgin
Grade:44
Size:18s
Model:5
Jewels:17j
Setting:Pendant
Finish:Nickel
Elgin Grade 239 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 239 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 239 Pocket Watch Image
2 Admirations
Serial No.:#8576618
Manufacturer:Elgin
Grade:239
Size:18s
Model:8
Jewels:21j
Setting:Lever
Finish:Nickel
Elgin Grade 582 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 582 Pocket Watch Image Elgin Grade 582 Pocket Watch Image
0 Admirations
Serial No.:#39946861
Manufacturer:Elgin
Grade:582
Size:16s
Model:21
Jewels:15j
Setting:Pendant
Finish:Flat
Hamilton Grade Model 23 Pocket Watch Image Hamilton Grade Model 23 Pocket Watch Image Hamilton Grade Model 23 Pocket Watch Image
2 Admirations
Serial No.:#P23123
Manufacturer:Hamilton
Grade:Model 23
Size:16s
Model:5
Jewels:19j
Setting:Pendant
Finish:Nickel
Hamilton Grade 992B Pocket Watch Image Hamilton Grade 992B Pocket Watch Image
1 Admiration
Serial No.:#C236154
Manufacturer:Hamilton
Grade:992b
Size:16s
Model:5
Jewels:21j
Setting:Lever
Finish:Nickel