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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 97 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 97

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2991332
Grade: 97
Model: 1
Class: 6
Estimated Production Year: 1888
Run Quantity: 4,000
Grade/Model Run: 10 of 59
Total Production: 323,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
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: 13 (0.33%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 97

Target Profile: 18S-M1-7J-HGK-U

Elgin Grade 97 (All Variations): 323,000 ETP
18S: 323,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 97
18S-M1: 323,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 97, Model 1
18S-M1-7J: 323,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 97, Model 1, 7 Jewels
18S-M1-7J-HGK: 323,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 97, Model 1, 7 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-7J-HGK-U: 323,000 100.00%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 2990038 #38 Collection September 21, 2018
2 2990231 #231 Marketplace March 21, 2016
3 2990404 #404 Marketplace April 18, 2013
4 2990841 #841 Marketplace September 01, 2020
5 2990943 #943 Marketplace January 07, 2014
6 2990981 #981 Marketplace July 06, 2017
7 2991081 #1081 Marketplace October 07, 2015
8 2991286 #1286 Marketplace February 23, 2020
9 2991332 #1332 Collection April 25, 2021
10 2992064 #2064 Collection February 14, 2022
11 2992100 #2100 Marketplace August 21, 2022
12 2992649 #2649 Inferred
13 2993957 #3957 Marketplace July 19, 2020
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 1,082.14 (Expected: 1,154.84, Δ72.70/1.82%)

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Anonymous · September 28, 2021

Serial Number 2992716 was reported as accurate.

Cheryl5150 Supporter 20 · September 17, 2021

Serial Number 2991332 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 15, 2021

Serial Number 2991332 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 5, 2020

Serial Number 2991286 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 20, 2018

Serial Number 2990906 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 29, 2017

Serial Number 2992649 was reported as accurate.

daddo46 984 · April 3, 2016

Serial Number 2990231 was reported as accurate.

daddo46 984 · April 3, 2016

Serial Number 2990231 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 29, 2016

Serial Number 2990284 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 19, 2016

Serial Number 2992925 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 7, 2016

Serial Number 2990284 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 12, 2013

Serial Number 2993401 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 97 Pocket Watch