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: 266376
Grade: 12
Variation: M.D. Ogden
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1873
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 36 of 59
Total Production: 70,255
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: v49.391

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: 45,408 64.63%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels
Other: 24,847
Other Jewels or Unclassified
18S-M1-11J-HGK: 45,408 64.63%
18s, Grade 12, Model 1, 11 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U: 45,408 64.63%
18S-M1-11J-HGK-U-M.D. OGDEN: 37,902 53.95% Other: 7,506
Other Variants or Unclassified

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 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 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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Data Verification Reports

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cbzimm Supporter 180 · 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