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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 288 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 288

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 25285316
Grade: 288
Model: 5
Class: 106
Estimated Production Year: 1923
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 241 of 296
Total Production: 531,800
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Polished Oval Regulator
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List

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Anonymous · February 10, 2019

Serial Number 25285037 was reported as accurate.

Gimparoo 694 · December 9, 2016

Serial Number 25285316 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 16, 2015

Serial Number 25285231 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 16, 2015

Serial Number 25285231 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 5, 2014

Serial Number 25284184 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 21, 2014

Serial Number 25284968 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 288 Pocket Watch Movement