Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 479 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 479

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 27303469
Grade: 479
Model: 4
Estimated Production Year: 1925
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 14 of 65
Grade/Model Total Production: 169,000
Variant Est. Production: 166,000 (12S-M4-17J-ONP-A)
Size: 12s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407
Case: Various
Run ID: 12626.479G14.12S2096.124M113.O5738.P9680.17J1954
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.343
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
508.82
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
196.57
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.334%
Registry Population: 17 (0.85%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): 3.41% Analyzing 601 Sales

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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.


billreid 142 · July 29, 2023

Serial Number 27303190 was reported as accurate.

Laffite 14 · September 22, 2022

Serial Number 27303469 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 14, 2021

Serial Number 27303469 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 14, 2020

Serial Number 27302799 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 6, 2019

Serial Number 27302381 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 3, 2016

Serial Number 27303909 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 6, 2016

Serial Number 27302637 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 17, 2016

Serial Number 27302722 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 22, 2016

Serial Number 27303813 was reported as accurate.

Frankstr2007 3 · November 2, 2015

Serial Number 27302346 was reported as accurate.

Frankstr2007 3 · November 2, 2015

Serial Number 27302346 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 31, 2013

Serial Number 27302722 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 7, 2013

Serial Number 27303026 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 22, 2013

Serial Number 27302722 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 7, 2013

Serial Number 27302769 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 11, 2012

Serial Number 27303765 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 18, 2012

Serial Number 27303475 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Size changed from 14 to 12
Elgin Grade 479 Pocket Watch