Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 65 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 65

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 1461733
Grade: 65
Model: 1
Class: 51
Estimated Production Year: 1884
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 10 of 12
Grade/Model Total Production: 29,000
Size: 8s
Jewels: 13j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Case: Various
Run ID: 743.65G10.8S44.81M44.H699.L242.13J62
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.355
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
87.31
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
33.68
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.057%
Registry Population: 20 (0.40%)

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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.


MoatsJustin1 top-contributor 5030 · December 9, 2023

Serial Number 1463382 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 8, 2022

Serial Number 1461800 was reported as accurate.

MoatsJustin1 top-contributor 5030 · October 29, 2021

Serial Number 1463324 was reported as accurate.

bjeans01 Supporter 54 · December 31, 2020

Serial Number 1463126 was reported as accurate.

Jools77 2 · November 27, 2020

Serial Number 1464830 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 19, 2020

Serial Number 1462315 was reported as accurate.

Tobraham 1 · October 22, 2019

Serial Number 1460619 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · April 11, 2019

Serial Number 1462503 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 17, 2019

Serial Number 1461638 was reported as accurate.

wndswept 202 · January 21, 2019

Serial Number 1461056 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 3, 2018

Serial Number 1462381 was reported as accurate.

tysonni Supporter 59 · March 23, 2018

Serial Number 1464408 was reported as accurate.

Radiotron Supporter 48 · October 26, 2017

Serial Number 1461800 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is a size 8
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. These ranges will be updated in the near future once an in-depth study on Elgin's transition from 6s to 8s is complete.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 6 to 8

jmor225 5 · October 18, 2016

Serial Number 1460853 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 18, 2016

Serial Number 1460853 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 16, 2016

Serial Number 1461661 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 22, 2013

Serial Number 1463871 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 6 to 8

Anonymous · January 17, 2013

Serial Number 1460025 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 6 to 8

Anonymous · December 4, 2012

Serial Number 1462901 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 6 to 8

Anonymous · October 7, 2012

Serial Number 1463945 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 6 to 8
Elgin Grade 65 Pocket Watch