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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 288 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 288

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 15739109
Grade: 288
Model: 5
Class: 106
Estimated Production Year: 1911
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 110 of 296
Total Production: 531,800
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Polished Oval Regulator
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272, 345619
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Anonymous · April 15, 2021

Serial Number 15739404 was reported as accurate.

Rcardkidz 2093 · May 20, 2020

Serial Number 15740913 was reported as accurate.

calcaraz 1 · November 11, 2016

Serial Number 15739109 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 26, 2015

Serial Number 15741112 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 31, 2014

Serial Number 15739521 was reported as accurate.

fordcasa Top Contributor 391 · September 16, 2013

Serial Number 15739893 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 9, 2012

Serial Number 15740587 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 288 Pocket Watch Movement