Pocket Watch Database

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

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 58

H.H. Taylor

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 41517
Grade: 58
Variation: H.H. Taylor
Model: 1
Class: 3
Estimated Production Year: 1870
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 10 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: No
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: 6 (0.60%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 58

Target Profile: 18S-M1-15J-HGK-U-H.H. TAYLOR

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-U: 13,874 48.76% Other: 14,580
Other Adjustments or Unclassified
18S-M1-15J-HGK-U-H.H. TAYLOR: 11,904 41.84% Other: 1,970
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 41248 #248 Inferred
2 41442 #442 Inferred
3 41514 #514 Collection April 20, 2013
4 41517 #517 Collection July 07, 2021
5 41753 #753 Collection June 08, 2015
6 41835 #835 Collection September 02, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 213.39 (Expected: 288.82, Δ75.43/7.54%)

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Anonymous · February 21, 2022

Serial Number 41700 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3502 · February 15, 2022

Serial Number 41760 was reported as accurate.

cmdraven 3502 · July 18, 2021

Serial Number 41962 was reported as accurate.

brianwatches 53 · July 7, 2021

Serial Number 41517 was reported as accurate.

2mnyboxers Supporter 331 · January 23, 2021

Serial Number 41621 was reported as accurate.

rbivgq1734 35 · June 29, 2020

Serial Number 41755 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2020

Serial Number 41274 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 15, 2017

Serial Number 41925 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 5, 2016

Serial Number 41529 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 22, 2016

Serial Number 41482 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 28, 2016

Serial Number 41372 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 15, 2015

Serial Number 41736 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Operascout 1 · September 11, 2013

Serial Number 41175 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 14K Gold Pocket Watch by Elgin.
Estimated year of production 1886. White dial
with thin Roman numerals and a retro seconds hand.
Watch is mechanical/winding. Watch has a serial
number of 41175. Total weight 85.4 grams.

Anonymous · May 23, 2013

Serial Number 41671 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 5, 2013

Serial Number 41046 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 12, 2013

Serial Number 41805 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 12, 2013

Serial Number 41805 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 58 Pocket Watch