Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

M.D. Ogden

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 215925
Grade: 12
Variation: M.D. Ogden
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1873
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 28 of 59
Total Production: 70,255
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
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: 29 (0.97%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 12

Target Profile: 18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN

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-M1-11J: 45,408 64.63%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels
Other: 24,847
Other Jewels or Unclassified
18S-M1-11J-HGK: 45,408 64.63%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U: 45,408 64.63%
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN: 37,902 53.95% Other: 7,506
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 215115 #115 Marketplace May 23, 2020
2 215244 #244 Marketplace November 18, 2013
3 215275 #275 Marketplace December 13, 2012
4 215315 #315 Collection March 14, 2015
5 215925 #925 Collection September 23, 2021
6 216055 #1055 Marketplace August 23, 2017
7 216166 #1166 Marketplace April 22, 2016
8 216196 #1196 Marketplace October 26, 2014
9 216333 #1333 Marketplace August 28, 2018
10 216337 #1337 Marketplace February 03, 2013
11 216477 #1477 Marketplace January 26, 2013
12 216482 #1482 Marketplace December 11, 2014
13 216692 #1692 Marketplace January 16, 2022
14 216848 #1848 Marketplace April 24, 2016
15 216925 #1925 Marketplace June 30, 2022
16 216984 #1984 Marketplace November 03, 2014
17 217089 #2089 Marketplace October 11, 2015
18 217116 #2116 Inferred
19 217131 #2131 Marketplace October 05, 2015
20 217164 #2164 Marketplace November 02, 2013
21 217189 #2189 Marketplace February 25, 2014
22 217333 #2333 Marketplace September 16, 2022
23 217489 #2489 Marketplace March 03, 2016
24 217607 #2607 Inferred
25 217763 #2763 Marketplace May 23, 2022
26 217773 #2773 Marketplace November 06, 2013
27 217877 #2877 Collection March 04, 2019
28 217971 #2971 Marketplace April 21, 2018
29 217976 #2976 Marketplace May 04, 2020
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 851.30 (Expected: 866.17, Δ14.87/0.50%)

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brianwatches 53 · July 7, 2021

Serial Number 215996 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 10, 2020

Serial Number 215353 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3502 · April 21, 2018

Serial Number 217971 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 31, 2016

Serial Number 217413 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 21, 2016

Serial Number 217883 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 10, 2016

Serial Number 216848 was reported as accurate.

Groovysalsa 109 · December 15, 2015

Serial Number 215315 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 25, 2015

Serial Number 216457 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement has 11 jewels and is hunting
configuration.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · May 24, 2015

Serial Number 215315 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 11 Jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

GPa212 174 · March 5, 2015

Serial Number 217515 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Groovysalsa 109 · February 16, 2014

Serial Number 215375 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement configuration is open face
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Groovysalsa 109 · November 30, 2013

Serial Number 215375 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · April 5, 2013

Serial Number 216565 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · December 15, 2012

Serial Number 216328 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch