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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 315 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 315

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 26041945
Grade: 315
Model: 3
Class: 114
Estimated Production Year: 1923
Run Quantity: 10,000
Grade/Model Run: 221 of 329
Total Production: 1,033,900
Size: 12s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Balance Type: Expansion
Balance Jewel Material: Ruby
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 596407, 77078, 585025
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 39 (0.39%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 315

Target Profile: 12S-M3-15J-ONP-U

Elgin Grade 315 (All Variations): 1,033,900 ETP
12S: 1,033,900 100.00%
12s, Grade 315
12S-M3: 1,033,900 100.00%
12s, Grade 315, Model 3
12S-M3-15J: 1,033,900 100.00%
12s, Grade 315, Model 3, 15 Jewels
12S-M3-15J-ONP: 1,033,900 100.00%
12s, Grade 315, Model 3, 15 Jewels, Openface/Pendant/Nickel
12S-M3-15J-ONP-U: 1,033,900 100.00%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 26037082 #82 Collection September 11, 2019
2 26037132 #132 Collection June 21, 2017
3 26037216 #216 Marketplace June 04, 2022
4 26037910 #910 Marketplace April 24, 2015
5 26037945 #945 Marketplace August 26, 2018
6 26038119 #1119 Marketplace March 15, 2013
7 26038302 #1302 Marketplace June 23, 2017
8 26038539 #1539 Marketplace December 21, 2012
9 26038587 #1587 Collection July 26, 2020
10 26038771 #1771 Marketplace July 12, 2014
11 26038964 #1964 Marketplace August 18, 2021
12 26039015 #2015 Marketplace September 21, 2013
13 26039028 #2028 Marketplace August 06, 2013
14 26039700 #2700 Marketplace March 02, 2020
15 26040970 #3970 Marketplace May 05, 2011
16 26041118 #4118 Marketplace September 17, 2016
17 26041420 #4420 Marketplace April 18, 2020
18 26041606 #4606 Marketplace November 23, 2020
19 26041945 #4945 Collection December 25, 2021
20 26042215 #5215 Marketplace February 24, 2019
21 26042385 #5385 Marketplace February 09, 2017
22 26042399 #5399 Inferred
23 26042444 #5444 Marketplace December 11, 2016
24 26042541 #5541 Marketplace January 08, 2022
25 26042738 #5738 Marketplace July 16, 2016
26 26042771 #5771 Marketplace March 07, 2015
27 26042847 #5847 Collection September 02, 2019
28 26043146 #6146 Collection May 29, 2014
29 26043158 #6158 Collection February 18, 2014
30 26043969 #6969 Collection January 16, 2015
31 26044302 #7302 Marketplace September 16, 2017
32 26044683 #7683 Inferred
33 26044855 #7855 Marketplace December 20, 2020
34 26045436 #8436 Marketplace May 02, 2019
35 26045568 #8568 Marketplace November 02, 2019
36 26045636 #8636 Marketplace May 13, 2014
37 26046037 #9037 Marketplace October 31, 2019
38 26046330 #9330 Marketplace January 22, 2013
39 26046846 #9846 Collection May 21, 2015
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 2,911.96 (Expected: 2,886.90, Δ25.07/0.25%)

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Data Verification Reports

26037001
Verification Serial Map
26047000

Anonymous · July 25, 2022

Serial Number 26044397 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 24, 2022

Serial Number 26037057 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 18, 2021

Serial Number 26043993 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 9, 2020

Serial Number 26040129 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 26, 2020

Serial Number 26039912 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Elgin 26039912 17 jewels double roller adjusted,
Hour numbers in yellow gold with blue hour, minute
and second hands, second hand at 6 o'clock
position
in octagonal open face case, 14 ct gold filled,
S. W. C. Co. double wheat stalk edge engravng
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

cmdraven 3502 · October 30, 2019

Serial Number 26046037 was reported as accurate.

Rcardkidz 2743 · October 27, 2019

Serial Number 26040730 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 21, 2019

Serial Number 26044571 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 16, 2018

Serial Number 26043589 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2017

Serial Number 26039852 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 19, 2017

Serial Number 26045774 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 14, 2017

Serial Number 26042602 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 20, 2016

Serial Number 26043670 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 16, 2016

Serial Number 26044328 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3502 · September 17, 2016

Serial Number 26041118 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 13, 2016

Serial Number 26041576 was reported as accurate.

ken506marlin 85 · January 16, 2015

Serial Number 26043969 was reported as accurate.

B1gdwnsth 1 · December 26, 2014

Serial Number 26046606 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 28, 2014

Serial Number 26046064 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 5, 2014

Serial Number 26043368 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 11, 2014

Serial Number 26039377 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 23, 2014

Serial Number 26043218 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2013

Serial Number 26037582 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 21, 2013

Serial Number 26039015 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 21, 2013

Serial Number 26039015 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2013

Serial Number 26039015 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 27, 2013

Serial Number 26042776 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 1, 2013

Serial Number 26041847 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 9, 2013

Serial Number 26037445 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 11, 2013

Serial Number 26044695 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 29, 2012

Serial Number 26043887 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 20, 2012

Serial Number 26040339 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 13, 2012

Serial Number 26045399 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 6, 2012

Serial Number 26043380 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 315 Pocket Watch