Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 86 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 86

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 4470688
Grade: 86
Model: 2
Class: 22
Estimated Production Year: 1892
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 13 of 16
Grade/Model Total Production: 15,700
Grade/Model Unrealized Production: 300
Size: 16s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Pressed/Friction Settings
Movement Configuration: Interchangeable
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Bridge Plate
Bridge Type: 3-finger Straight
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: 1721.86G13.16S269.162M21.C87.L825.15J508
Data Research: 1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.335
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
47.27
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
18.21
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.031%
Registry Population: 8 (0.80%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -0.67% Analyzing 81 Sales

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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 · September 7, 2023

Serial Number 4470588 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 22, 2022

Serial Number 4470588 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 23, 2022

Serial Number 4470588 was reported as accurate.

CLOCKWORKBRIAN72 50 · October 22, 2021

Serial Number 4470209 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 31, 2021

Serial Number 4470459 was reported as accurate.

Rcardkidz 3708 · January 20, 2021

Serial Number 4470961 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 17, 2019

Serial Number 4470688 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 30, 2015

Serial Number 4470479 was reported as accurate.

Bostonjoe Top Contributor Supporter 195 · November 10, 2015

Serial Number 4470404 was reported as accurate.

ptybin 24 · October 11, 2014

Serial Number 4470452 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 18, 2013

Serial Number 4470303 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from 3/4 to Bridge

Sumwherentime 23 · October 13, 2013

Serial Number 4470792 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from 3/4 to Bridge

Anonymous · September 1, 2013

Serial Number 4470720 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from 3/4 to Bridge

Anonymous · July 13, 2012

Serial Number 4470054 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Plate changed from 3/4 to Bridge
Elgin Grade 86 Pocket Watch