Pocket Watch Database

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

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 12

M.D. Ogden

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 265890
Grade: 12
Variation: M.D. Ogden
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1873
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 36 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: 61 (1.22%)
Database Version: v49.708

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 265091 #91 Marketplace February 06, 2014
2 265264 #264 Marketplace January 28, 2019
3 265622 #622 Marketplace January 23, 2019
4 265661 #661 Marketplace May 03, 2018
5 265713 #713 Marketplace May 08, 2022
6 265762 #762 Marketplace November 16, 2015
7 265767 #767 Marketplace October 05, 2020
8 265843 #843 Marketplace April 11, 2020
9
Image Credit: Sarchuleta
265890 #890 Collection January 07, 2017
10 266044 #1044 Marketplace June 18, 2014
11 266216 #1216 Marketplace July 03, 2019
12 266229 #1229 Inferred
13 266312 #1312 Collection November 07, 2015
14
Image Credit: ricrhinestone
266376 #1376 Collection October 01, 2020
15 266382 #1382 Marketplace November 29, 2014
16 266737 #1737 Collection January 31, 2016
17 266764 #1764 Marketplace September 02, 2016
18 266945 #1945 Marketplace October 29, 2015
19 267047 #2047 Marketplace October 04, 2015
20 267189 #2189 Marketplace May 26, 2015
21 267320 #2320 Marketplace January 14, 2020
22 267386 #2386 Marketplace May 01, 2016
23 267417 #2417 Marketplace April 19, 2015
24 267511 #2511 Marketplace February 21, 2014
25 267520 #2520 Marketplace June 13, 2022
26 267712 #2712 Marketplace May 03, 2016
27 267846 #2846 Marketplace September 30, 2019
28 267847 #2847 Marketplace November 07, 2018
29 268086 #3086 Marketplace March 26, 2017
30 268128 #3128 Marketplace October 08, 2022
31 268129 #3129 Marketplace November 20, 2014
32 268142 #3142 Inferred
33 268149 #3149 Collection January 10, 2015
34 268211 #3211 Marketplace June 17, 2016
35 268223 #3223 Inferred
36 268232 #3232 Collection July 12, 2020
37 268273 #3273 Marketplace April 14, 2016
38 268409 #3409 Marketplace July 23, 2017
39 268702 #3702 Marketplace February 19, 2017
40 268794 #3794 Marketplace August 19, 2020
41 268816 #3816 Marketplace August 28, 2018
42 268945 #3945 Marketplace October 03, 2019
43 268950 #3950 Marketplace May 01, 2022
44 268991 #3991 Marketplace January 29, 2022
45 269046 #4046 Inferred
46 269111 #4111 Collection September 15, 2021
47 269126 #4126 Marketplace June 22, 2015
48 269178 #4178 Marketplace March 20, 2017
49 269184 #4184 Collection March 21, 2017
50 269282 #4282 Collection November 18, 2013
51 269313 #4313 Marketplace October 02, 2018
52 269329 #4329 Marketplace December 03, 2021
53 269365 #4365 Marketplace March 09, 2014
54 269413 #4413 Marketplace May 15, 2015
55 269448 #4448 Marketplace October 15, 2020
56 269509 #4509 Marketplace July 15, 2022
57 269611 #4611 Marketplace December 11, 2017
58 269641 #4641 Marketplace November 06, 2017
59 269646 #4646 Marketplace March 11, 2020
60 269993 #4993 Marketplace December 16, 2019
61 270000 #5000 Marketplace July 06, 2015
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 1,394.07 (Expected: 1,443.52, Δ49.45/0.99%)

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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.


cbzimm Supporter 197 · December 2, 2021

Serial Number 268633 was reported as accurate.

GIVJewelry 1 · September 16, 2021

Serial Number 265123 was reported as accurate.

Doc152 5 · September 5, 2021

Serial Number 266659 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 13, 2021

Serial Number 265599 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 22, 2021

Serial Number 265832 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 15, 2020

Serial Number 267055 was reported as accurate.

GwynethM 1 · June 28, 2020

Serial Number 266689 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 18, 2020

Serial Number 266314 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 19, 2020

Serial Number 268788 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 15, 2019

Serial Number 267849 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 19, 2019

Serial Number 266342 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 6, 2019

Serial Number 268980 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 1, 2019

Serial Number 268278 was reported as accurate.

victorltd 1 · October 25, 2018

Serial Number 269145 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 19, 2018

Serial Number 266501 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is not key-winding or setting. Set using
small inset lever at 5 o'clock and winding crown.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection so we can take a closer look.

Anonymous · January 7, 2018

Serial Number 269915 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 29, 2017

Serial Number 267098 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 24, 2017

Serial Number 268942 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 30, 2017

Serial Number 268920 was reported as accurate.

ncplumber 150 · March 12, 2017

Serial Number 269827 was reported as accurate.

carpen404 13 · November 23, 2016

Serial Number 265762 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 27, 2016

Serial Number 268273 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 11 jewel movement
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · July 27, 2015

Serial Number 266427 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · May 23, 2015

Serial Number 267189 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · February 13, 2015

Serial Number 267425 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: JEWELS: 11
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · May 13, 2014

Serial Number 269275 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

sorrell2345 8 · November 18, 2013

Serial Number 269282 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · November 8, 2013

Serial Number 268791 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · September 27, 2013

Serial Number 266077 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · September 2, 2013

Serial Number 267172 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewels not 7 thanks michael
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · September 2, 2013

Serial Number 267172 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j

Anonymous · October 16, 2012

Serial Number 269976 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 19, 2012

Serial Number 265618 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 5, 2012

Serial Number 267196 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: jewels should be: 7j-11j

Anonymous · August 4, 2012

Serial Number 266587 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Jewels: 11j

Anonymous · July 31, 2012

Serial Number 267196 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is actually an 11j movement

Anonymous · July 30, 2012

Serial Number 267196 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 11j
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 12 Pocket Watch