Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 317 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 317

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 15598767
Grade: 317
Model: 5
Class: 106
Estimated Production Year: 1911
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 62 of 188
Total Production: 261,500
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272, 345619
Data Research: 1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v47.152

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MoatsJustin1 1998 · October 29, 2021

Serial Number 15597707 was reported as accurate.

Iphasmere 19 · September 24, 2021

Serial Number 15598767 was reported as accurate.

Teejpee 13 · October 15, 2019

Serial Number 15597695 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 24, 2014

Serial Number 15597189 was reported as inaccurate.

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Anonymous · February 19, 2013

Serial Number 15597098 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 2, 2012

Serial Number 15598366 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 317 Pocket Watch Movement