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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 291 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 291

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 15118869
Grade: 291
Model: 7
Class: 110
Estimated Production Year: 1911
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 111 of 424
Total Production: 1,487,000
Size: 16s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Openface
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: 596407, 77078, 585025
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hez4reel 22 · January 12, 2021

Serial Number 15118869 was reported as accurate.

rayment 3 · June 27, 2019

Serial Number 15118429 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 291 Pocket Watch Movement