Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 74 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 74 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 74

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 5593968
Grade: 74
Model: 5
Class: 10
Estimated Production Year: 1895
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Run: 60 of 70
Grade/Model Total Production: 159,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 11j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272, 345619
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: v49.712

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 74

Target Profile: 18S-M5-11J-OGP-U

Elgin Grade 74 (All Variations): 159,000 ETP
18S: 159,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 74
18S-M5: 159,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 74, Model 5
18S-M5-11J: 159,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 74, Model 5, 11 Jewels
18S-M5-11J-OGP: 159,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 74, Model 5, 11 Jewels, Openface/Pendant/Gilt
18S-M5-11J-OGP-U: 159,000 100.00%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 5593025 #25 Collection August 15, 2017
2 5593134 #134 Marketplace June 25, 2014
3 5593366 #366 Marketplace March 10, 2016
4 5593563 #563 Marketplace November 20, 2016
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Image Credit: dragonheuer
5593968 #968 Collection January 24, 2023
6 5593978 #978 Marketplace January 19, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 407.14 (Expected: 288.82, Δ118.32/11.83%)

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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 · October 1, 2017

Serial Number 5593166 was reported as accurate.

tkarter 184 · January 10, 2017

Serial Number 5593627 was reported as accurate.

DariusL 1 · April 27, 2016

Serial Number 5593097 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 74 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 74 Pocket Watch