Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 286 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 286

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 20483037
Grade: 286
Model: 2
Class: 115
Estimated Production Year: 1918
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 165 of 225
Total Production: 354,000
Size: 6s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
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: 77078
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.496

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Chuck60 11 · April 10, 2021

Serial Number 20483875 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 11, 2019

Serial Number 20482633 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 9, 2018

Serial Number 20482967 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 2, 2018

Serial Number 20483477 was reported as accurate.

ddague 10 · October 16, 2016

Serial Number 20482055 was reported as accurate.

Yellowtail420 Supporter 96 · April 10, 2016

Serial Number 20483037 was reported as accurate.