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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 286

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 12498229
Grade: 286
Model: 2
Class: 115
Estimated Production Year: 1906
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 44 of 225
Grade/Model Total Production: 354,000
Size: 6s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Case: Various
Run ID: 5509.286G44.6S696.62M485.H3657.P3199.7J1979
Data Research: 1909 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.354
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Registry Population: 6 (0.60%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -10.64% Analyzing 521 Sales

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.

BandBoots 1 · July 10, 2024

Serial Number 12498229 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 13, 2019

Serial Number 12498923 was reported as accurate.

jimbuys2013 11 · October 25, 2014

Serial Number 12498894 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch