Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 50 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 50 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 50

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 3507990
Grade: 50
Model: 1
Class: 17
Estimated Production Year: 1890
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 26 of 34
Grade/Model Total Production: 35,500
Grade/Model Unrealized Production: 500
Size: 16s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Interchangeable
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: No
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 185867, 77078, 10554
Case: Various
Run ID: 1289.50G26.16S197.161M51.C79.L575.15J370
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.334
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
106.88
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
41.24
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.070%
Registry Population: 9 (0.90%)

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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.


Anonymous · April 20, 2023

Serial Number 3507256 was reported as accurate.

medhamred Supporter 117 · April 24, 2022

Serial Number 3507080 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 7, 2021

Serial Number 3507990 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 3, 2021

Serial Number 3507256 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 25, 2020

Serial Number 3507619 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 20, 2019

Serial Number 3507506 was reported as accurate.

shovelhead 66 · June 1, 2018

Serial Number 3507023 was reported as accurate.

dfchong 837 · October 10, 2017

Serial Number 3507439 was reported as accurate.

dfchong 837 · October 26, 2016

Serial Number 3507227 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 13, 2016

Serial Number 3507658 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 6, 2015

Serial Number 3507655 was reported as accurate.

LeroyC 392 · July 11, 2014

Serial Number 3507032 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2014

Serial Number 3507458 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 7, 2013

Serial Number 3507085 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 50 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 50 Pocket Watch