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Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

Chas. Fargo

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 150429
Grade: 12
Variation: Chas. Fargo
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1871
Run Quantity: 133
Grade/Model Run: 22 of 59
Total Production: 70,255
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
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
Registry Population: 3 (2.26%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 12

Target Profile: 18S-M1-7J-HGK-U-CHAS. FARGO

Elgin Grade 12 (All Variations): 70,255 ETP
18S: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12
18S-M1: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1
18S-M1-7J: 29,847 42.48%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 7 Jewels
Other: 40,408
Other Jewels or Unclassified
18S-M1-7J-HGK: 29,847 42.48%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 7 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-7J-HGK-U: 29,847 42.48%
18S-M1-7J-HGK-U-CHAS. FARGO: 16,347 23.27% Other: 13,500
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 150384 #17 Marketplace December 09, 2012
2 150389 #22 Marketplace May 27, 2015
3 150429 #62 Collection May 16, 2016
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 24.66 (Expected: 38.54, Δ13.87/10.43%)

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Rickhufnagel7 Top Contributor Elgin Expert Hampden Expert Supporter 614 ยท October 6, 2019

Serial Number 150429 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch