Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 582 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 582

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 40587942
Grade: 582
Model: 21
Estimated Production Year: 1942
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 5 of 38
Grade/Model Total Production: 206,200
Size: 16s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Sweepsecond
Movement Finish: Flat
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Jitterbug
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407
Data Research: 1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Run ID: 14943.582G5.16S3781.1621M30.S122.P11802.15J4180
Database Version: v52.107
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
616.40
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
239.85
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.408%
Registry Population: 1 (0.05%)

Help Us Help Others By Improving the Database:

Does this information describe your movement accurately?

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 · November 25, 2019

Serial Number 40588066 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 1, 2014

Serial Number 40587427 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 582 Pocket Watch