Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 455 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 455

B.W. Raymond

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 24465456
Grade: 455
Variation: B.W. Raymond
Model: 15
Estimated Production Year: 1922
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 46 of 52
Grade/Model Total Production: 64,000
Size: 16s
Jewels: 19j
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: Mixed
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407, 596408
Case: Various
Run ID: 11846.455G46.16S3009.1615M199.O5199.L2309.19J194
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.304
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
192.69
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
74.40
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.126%
Registry Population: 19 (0.95%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -1.18% Analyzing 464 Sales

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.


frankrus Supporter 34 · April 12, 2022

Serial Number 24465362 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 25, 2021

Serial Number 24466154 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 7, 2021

Serial Number 24466818 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 9, 2021

Serial Number 24466495 was reported as accurate.

CechBro Supporter 35 · October 12, 2020

Serial Number 24465489 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 22, 2020

Serial Number 24466984 was reported as accurate.

7797903 10 · December 22, 2018

Serial Number 24466126 was reported as accurate.

corebit 24 · December 14, 2018

Serial Number 24465849 was reported as accurate.

corebit 24 · December 1, 2018

Serial Number 24465849 was reported as accurate.

backwardglance1 99 · December 1, 2018

Serial Number 24465849 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 10, 2017

Serial Number 24466817 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 24, 2017

Serial Number 24465136 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2017

Serial Number 24465328 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 18, 2014

Serial Number 24465852 was reported as accurate.

jibberyerkibber 50 · October 8, 2013

Serial Number 24466051 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This watch DOES have a wind indicator. Thanks!

OldEphram 30 · September 27, 2013

Serial Number 24466560 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 23, 2013

Serial Number 24466051 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 9, 2013

Serial Number 24465207 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 26, 2012

Serial Number 24466051 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 13, 2012

Serial Number 24465816 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 13, 2012

Serial Number 24465616 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2012

Serial Number 24466560 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: It is not a winding indicator
Changes since this report was submitted:
Double Roller changed from Unknown to Yes

Anonymous · September 17, 2012

Serial Number 24465816 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: No winding indicator
Changes since this report was submitted:
Double Roller changed from Unknown to Yes

Anonymous · August 14, 2012

Serial Number 24466560 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 455 Pocket Watch