Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 454 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 454

Father Time

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 22628603
Grade: 454
Variation: Father Time
Model: 15
Estimated Production Year: 1920
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 26 of 52
Total Production: 64,000
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Jewel Material: Ruby & Sapphire
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Inlay Color: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Traveling Nut (spring)
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Railroad Grade Classification: Class A
Wind Indicator: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407, 596408
Movement Markings: Father Time
Elgin Natl Watch Co.
U.S.A.
21 Jewels
Adjusted 4 Positions
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.039

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Anonymous · December 17, 2021

Serial Number 22628171 was reported as accurate.

bjeans01 39 · November 12, 2020

Serial Number 22628687 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 9, 2019

Serial Number 22628187 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 26, 2019

Serial Number 22628849 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 8, 2017

Serial Number 22628358 was reported as accurate.

Derekharth 6 · December 30, 2016

Serial Number 22628582 was reported as accurate.

tsullivan 18 · May 23, 2015

Serial Number 22628079 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 23, 2015

Serial Number 22628079 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 20, 2014

Serial Number 22628881 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 26, 2012

Serial Number 22628426 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: No winding indicator
Elgin Grade 454 Pocket Watch Movement