Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:

Ball - Waltham

Grade: Official Standard

Manufactured by Waltham, Official Railroad Standard, Mixed Run

Manufacturer: Ball - Waltham
Movement Serial Number: B240324
Grade: Official Standard
Model: 1899
Estimated Production Year: 1910
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Database Version: v48.129

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Data Verification Reports

Anonymous · February 6, 2022

Serial Number B240510 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This is a 17j watch. Can provide photos if needed.

Anonymous · January 22, 2022

Serial Number B241537 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: My watch has 19 jewels. Serial number B 241537.

Anonymous · September 12, 2021

Serial Number B240105 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This is a 19j watch.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

Anonymous · August 9, 2021

Serial Number B240780 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 12, 2021

Serial Number B241814 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 12, 2021

Serial Number B240862 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This is a 19 j movement

Anonymous · May 1, 2021

Serial Number B242163 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 3, 2021

Serial Number B240662 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 jewel model

BHorBeefy 1 · April 3, 2021

Serial Number B241350 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · March 14, 2020

Serial Number B241814 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 Jewels

Anonymous · February 29, 2020

Serial Number B241814 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2020

Serial Number B242163 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: my Movement Nr. B 242163 - 17 Jewels. Ist no
Waltham Ball, ist Hamilton Nr. 999.

Anonymous · November 12, 2019

Serial Number B242071 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked as 17 jewels

Anonymous · October 6, 2019

Serial Number B242163 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 28, 2019

Serial Number B242163 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

rjmurton1964 34 · September 25, 2019

Serial Number B240672 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2019

Serial Number B241232 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 28, 2019

Serial Number B242071 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked 17 jewels

Anonymous · June 30, 2019

Serial Number B240805 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · June 14, 2019

Serial Number B242114 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · June 11, 2019

Serial Number B242168 was reported as accurate.

bubba70 543 · June 6, 2019

Serial Number B242114 was reported as accurate.

aconner 56 · May 13, 2019

Serial Number B242168 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is actually 17 Jewels and it is
marked so. Everything else is correct.

Anonymous · May 4, 2019

Serial Number B240065 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: THIS IS A 19 JEWEL WATCH PER EBAY PHOTOS. THANKS.

Anonymous · April 16, 2019

Serial Number B242168 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 15, 2019

Serial Number B242071 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement B242071 marked 17 Jewel.

Anonymous · March 11, 2019

Serial Number B241055 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

WLBelkriver33 804 · March 3, 2019

Serial Number B240205 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewel

Anonymous · October 30, 2018

Serial Number B241523 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 Jewel

Anonymous · August 23, 2018

Serial Number B241585 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 11, 2018

Serial Number B240889 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 27, 2017

Serial Number B241736 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked 17 Jewels

Anonymous · November 19, 2017

Serial Number B240348 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Pounder83 20 · October 28, 2017

Serial Number B240945 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 jewel not 21

Anonymous · October 28, 2017

Serial Number B240945 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 7, 2017

Serial Number B240726 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19j

Anonymous · June 24, 2017

Serial Number B242086 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement B242086 ist stamped "17 Jewels"

Anonymous · May 5, 2017

Serial Number B240994 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 19 Jewel

Anonymous · April 27, 2017

Serial Number B242086 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: B202486 IS AN 17 JEWEL WATCH

Anonymous · April 8, 2017

Serial Number B240064 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: my B240064 reads 19 jewels

Anonymous · January 28, 2017

Serial Number B241305 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Watch mvt says 19 jewels.

Anonymous · October 10, 2016

Serial Number B241671 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Plate says 19 jewels ,not 21

Anonymous · May 4, 2016

Serial Number B240208 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Watch movement marked 17 jewels.......not 21j as
posted

Anonymous · March 31, 2016

Serial Number B240568 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 30, 2016

Serial Number B241818 was reported as accurate.

barberr 4 · March 21, 2016

Serial Number B240568 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · September 10, 2015

Serial Number B241342 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: NOTE: THIS IS A 19 JEWEL WATCH

Anonymous · September 10, 2015

Serial Number B241342 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 20, 2015

Serial Number B241370 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: this is 19 jewels

Anonymous · March 11, 2015

Serial Number B240794 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 20, 2015

Serial Number B240462 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This watch 17 jewel

Anonymous · February 13, 2015

Serial Number B240462 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This mvt. Is 17 jewel

Anonymous · February 9, 2015

Serial Number B241772 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine has 17 jewels

Anonymous · September 10, 2014

Serial Number B240685 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: MODEL: BALL; YEAR: 1913; JEWELS: 17; PLATE: 3/4;
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · June 30, 2014

Serial Number B241370 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: my watch has 19 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · March 12, 2014

Serial Number B241736 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · January 14, 2014

Serial Number B240015 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: MY IS 19 JEWELS NOT 21 JEWELS
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

JYinME 3 · January 6, 2014

Serial Number B241395 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: B241395 has 19 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4

Anonymous · August 1, 2013

Serial Number B241147 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 241147 has 19 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4