Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 96 Pocket Watch Movement
Elgin Grade 96 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 96

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2534662
Grade: 96
Model: 4
Class: 6
Estimated Production Year: 1888
Run Quantity: 10,000
Grade/Model Run: 5 of 106
Total Production: 566,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.038

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MoatsJustin1 2198 · December 20, 2021

Serial Number 2534015 was reported as accurate.

TerryfromCanada Supporter 324 · August 1, 2021

Serial Number 2530153 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 14, 2020

Serial Number 2538496 was reported as accurate.

Cstill 1 · February 1, 2020

Serial Number 2537145 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 1, 2019

Serial Number 2530155 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 30, 2019

Serial Number 2530155 was reported as accurate.

RandyHaug84 1 · November 25, 2019

Serial Number 2537920 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 1, 2019

Serial Number 2537471 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2019

Serial Number 2539712 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 14, 2019

Serial Number 2534306 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 19, 2019

Serial Number 2539772 was reported as accurate.

rtwatches 943 · February 26, 2019

Serial Number 2537988 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 16, 2018

Serial Number 2532841 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 13, 2018

Serial Number 2532796 was reported as accurate.

w4nkz0r 1 · October 27, 2018

Serial Number 2535746 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 23, 2018

Serial Number 2532269 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 16, 2018

Serial Number 2530674 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 9, 2017

Serial Number 2535048 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 31, 2017

Serial Number 2536843 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 7, 2017

Serial Number 2530056 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · April 12, 2016

Serial Number 2536855 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 1, 2016

Serial Number 2538767 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

JTBrooks 5 · November 29, 2015

Serial Number 2531969 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 15 jewel movemeny

Anonymous · November 11, 2015

Serial Number 2532083 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 3, 2015

Serial Number 2531402 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · August 8, 2015

Serial Number 2534544 was reported as accurate.

daddo46 974 · July 15, 2015

Serial Number 2533138 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 16, 2014

Serial Number 2535925 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Est. Value of watch
Curator Response: Unless your movement is in a silver or gold case, the estimated value is indeed correct.

Anonymous · July 13, 2014

Serial Number 2531192 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 12, 2014

Serial Number 2531192 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 7, 2014

Serial Number 2532073 was reported as accurate.

MontanaMac 53 · March 2, 2014

Serial Number 2530548 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 26, 2014

Serial Number 2532360 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 4, 2014

Serial Number 2538373 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 4, 2013

Serial Number 2532642 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 9, 2013

Serial Number 2538821 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 28, 2013

Serial Number 2531075 was reported as accurate.

oceanapacific 1 · August 24, 2013

Serial Number 2534662 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 24, 2013

Serial Number 2534669 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 22, 2013

Serial Number 2539313 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 31, 2013

Serial Number 2538447 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 18, 2013

Serial Number 2531741 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · February 3, 2013

Serial Number 2532660 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 9, 2013

Serial Number 2532083 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 24, 2012

Serial Number 2534525 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 19, 2012

Serial Number 2533150 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 6, 2012

Serial Number 2530359 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: the fast/slow adjustment scale is located on the
cock. Not as pictured. Table entries seem to
correct though.
Elgin Grade 96 Pocket Watch Movement
Elgin Grade 96 Pocket Watch Movement