Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

J.V. Farwell

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 111137
Grade: 12
Variation: J.V. Farwell
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1871
Run Quantity: 1,400
Grade/Model Run: 9 of 59
Total Production: 70,255
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.492

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Anonymous · September 26, 2021

Serial Number 110671 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 13, 2020

Serial Number 111123 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2020

Serial Number 110059 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 3, 2020

Serial Number 111089 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 31, 2018

Serial Number 111242 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 23, 2018

Serial Number 111355 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 27, 2018

Serial Number 110366 was reported as accurate.

Thewatchman01 1 · March 19, 2018

Serial Number 110441 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 19, 2018

Serial Number 110441 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 2, 2016

Serial Number 111137 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 27, 2014

Serial Number 110853 was reported as accurate.

poatys 37 · August 25, 2014

Serial Number 110853 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 19, 2014

Serial Number 110853 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 9, 2014

Serial Number 110266 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 11 jewels not 7
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 1, 2014

Serial Number 110266 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked J.V. Farwell
Correct fit stem at 12:00
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · November 10, 2013

Serial Number 111029 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: #111029 is signed on the movement with
"J.V.Farwell".
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 23, 2013

Serial Number 110875 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · May 13, 2012

Serial Number 111126 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · April 21, 2012

Serial Number 110682 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Watch is marked J. V. Farwell. Open face correct
fit, stem at 12:00.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch