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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: 25036856
Grade: 454
Variation: Father Time
Model: 15
Estimated Production Year: 1922
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 52 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: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407, 596408
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.139

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25036001
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25038000

steve288 255 · December 8, 2021

Serial Number 25037342 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 10, 2021

Serial Number 25037395 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2021

Serial Number 25037994 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 31, 2020

Serial Number 25036212 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 18, 2020

Serial Number 25036570 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 15, 2020

Serial Number 25037137 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 29, 2020

Serial Number 25037684 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 12, 2019

Serial Number 25037978 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 5, 2018

Serial Number 25037658 was reported as accurate.

Gimparoo Supporter 702 · February 11, 2018

Serial Number 25037113 was reported as accurate.

Gimparoo Supporter 702 · February 10, 2018

Serial Number 25036315 was reported as accurate.

roadking 33 · January 7, 2018

Serial Number 25036953 was reported as accurate.

bjames 10 · September 10, 2017

Serial Number 25037658 was reported as accurate.

dfchong 837 · November 12, 2016

Serial Number 25037436 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 15, 2016

Serial Number 25036966 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

rock862 242 · February 21, 2016

Serial Number 25036766 was reported as accurate.

Gasperoff 727 · November 22, 2015

Serial Number 25036663 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 3, 2014

Serial Number 25037773 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 28, 2014

Serial Number 25036012 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 25, 2014

Serial Number 25036012 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 23, 2014

Serial Number 25037835 was reported as accurate.

Engle1011 1 · June 28, 2013

Serial Number 25037011 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 18, 2013

Serial Number 25037011 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 31, 2012

Serial Number 25037337 was reported as inaccurate.

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

Anonymous · October 2, 2012

Serial Number 25036443 was reported as inaccurate.

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

Anonymous · September 25, 2012

Serial Number 25036602 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 26, 2012

Serial Number 25036125 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 454 Pocket Watch