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
Database Version: v48.272

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Data Verification Reports

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cbzimm Supporter 157 · 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