Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 454 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 454

Father Time

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 24387527
Grade: 454
Variation: Father Time
Model: 15
Estimated Production Year: 1922
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 45 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 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 Available: Yes
Wind Indicator Present: Unknown
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407, 596408
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.129

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Anonymous · May 1, 2021

Serial Number 24387499 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 15, 2020

Serial Number 24387042 was reported as accurate.

texnet Supporter 684 · August 12, 2020

Serial Number 24387049 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 21, 2019

Serial Number 24387499 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 2, 2019

Serial Number 24387499 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 28, 2019

Serial Number 24387499 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 12, 2019

Serial Number 24387596 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one is a Father Time !
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.

Anonymous · January 13, 2018

Serial Number 24387407 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 16, 2017

Serial Number 24387596 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 1, 2017

Serial Number 24387469 was reported as accurate.

txtimefan 101 · May 30, 2015

Serial Number 24387038 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked 'Father Time'

Anonymous · December 28, 2014

Serial Number 24387866 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: grade B.W. Raymond
Elgin Grade 454 Pocket Watch