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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

M.D. Ogden

Private Label(s) in Run:
Geo. Myers. - Ft. Scott, Kan.
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Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 254295
Grade: 12
Variation: M.D. Ogden
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1873
Run Quantity: 200
Grade/Model Run: 33 of 59
Grade/Model Total Production: 70,255
Variant Est. Production: 37,902 (18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN)
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
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
Case: Various
Registry Population: 3 (1.50%)
Database Version: v49.712

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 12

Target Profile: 18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN

Elgin Grade 12 (All Variations): 70,255 ETP
18S: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12
18S-M1: 70,255 100.00%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1
18S-M1-11J: 40,408 57.52%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels
Other: 29,847
Other Jewels or Unclassified
18S-M1-11J-HGK: 40,408 57.52%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U: 40,408 57.52%
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN: 37,902 53.95%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 254279 #179 Inferred
2 254291 #191 Collection February 07, 2017
3
Image Credit: railroad845
254295 #195 Collection December 04, 2019
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 8.33 (Expected: 57.88, Δ49.55/24.78%)

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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.


Anonymous · December 22, 2018

Serial Number 254279 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 31, 2018

Serial Number 254285 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch