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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 58

Elgin Nat'l. Watch Co.

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 372875
Grade: 58
Variation: Elgin Nat'l. Watch Co.
Model: 1
Class: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1874
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 27 of 29
Total Production: 28,454
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Slow
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
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: 12 (1.20%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 58

Target Profile: 18S-M1-15J-HGK-A-ELGIN NAT'L. WATCH CO.

Elgin Grade 58 (All Variations): 28,454 ETP
18S: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58
18S-M1: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1
18S-M1-15J: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1, 15 Jewels
18S-M1-15J-HGK: 28,454 100.00%
18s, Grade 58, Model 1, 15 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A: 28,454 100.00%
18S-M1-15J-HGK-A-ELGIN NAT'L. WATCH CO.: 1,970 6.92% Other: 26,484
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 372079 #79 Marketplace May 24, 2017
2 372166 #166 Marketplace July 02, 2016
3 372405 #405 Collection April 22, 2013
4 372442 #442 Marketplace November 22, 2012
5 372508 #508 Marketplace July 19, 2013
6 372608 #608 Marketplace June 22, 2013
7 372625 #625 Marketplace June 11, 2013
8 372712 #712 Marketplace November 04, 2015
9 372822 #822 Marketplace December 20, 2020
10 372848 #848 Marketplace December 05, 2015
11 372875 #875 Collection September 04, 2014
12 372937 #937 Collection April 13, 2017
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 276.66 (Expected: 288.82, Δ12.16/1.22%)

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Anonymous · April 12, 2022

Serial Number 372722 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

cmdraven 3502 · July 1, 2016

Serial Number 372166 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 30, 2016

Serial Number 372200 was reported as accurate.

charlieblack 1 · November 12, 2015

Serial Number 372848 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 14, 2015

Serial Number 372841 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The bottom plate of 372841 is not signed H H
Taylor (or B W Raymond).

LeroyC 392 · December 9, 2013

Serial Number 372385 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Not marked 'H.H. Taylor'

Anonymous · October 14, 2013

Serial Number 372841 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The bottom plate of #37281 is marked "ADJUSTED"
AND LACKS THE "H.H. Taylor"
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · October 7, 2013

Serial Number 372297 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement marked 'Adjusted', also not marked 'H.H.
Taylor'
Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

dav41van 50 · June 30, 2013

Serial Number 372625 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes

Anonymous · April 15, 2013

Serial Number 372405 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Adjusted changed from No to Yes
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch