Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 106 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 106 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 106

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2886982
Grade: 106
Model: 5
Class: 30
Estimated Production Year: 1888
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 3 of 11
Total Production: 12,000
Size: 16s
Jewels: 13j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Old Style
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 503527
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 10 (1.00%)
Database Version: v49.392

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 106

Target Profile: 16S-M5-13J-OGP-U

Elgin Grade 106 (All Variations): 12,000 ETP
16S: 12,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 106
16S-M5: 12,000 100.00%
16s, Grade 106, Model 5
16S-M5-13J: 9,000 75.00%
16s, Grade 106, Model 5, 13 Jewels
Other: 3,000
Other Jewels or Unclassified
16S-M5-13J-OGP: 9,000 75.00%
16s, Grade 106, Model 5, 13 Jewels, Openface/Pendant/Gilt
16S-M5-13J-OGP-U: 1,000 8.33% Other: 8,000
Other Adjustments or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 2886111 #111 Collection February 02, 2017
2 2886327 #327 Collection October 03, 2019
3 2886336 #336 Marketplace September 26, 2016
4 2886409 #409 Marketplace June 11, 2021
5 2886417 #417 Marketplace September 09, 2013
6 2886500 #500 Marketplace July 04, 2017
7 2886640 #640 Marketplace April 04, 2019
8 2886745 #745 Collection December 26, 2015
9 2886849 #849 Marketplace May 23, 2013
10 2886982 #982 Collection July 31, 2013
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 268.14 (Expected: 288.82, Δ20.68/2.07%)

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Anonymous · July 4, 2017

Serial Number 2886500 was reported as accurate.

volksbar187 43 · July 31, 2013

Serial Number 2886982 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 13 jewels,
Adjusted, No
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 13j
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · July 24, 2013

Serial Number 2886982 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 13j
Adjusted changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · April 24, 2013

Serial Number 2886415 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 13j
Adjusted changed from Yes to No
Elgin Grade 106 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 106 Pocket Watch