Pocket Watch Database
Access Date: October 03, 2023
From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin National Watch Co.
|Manufacturer Location:||Elgin, Illinois|
|Movement Serial Number:||5815860|
|Estimated Production Year:||1895|
|Grade/Model Run:||27 of 29|
|Grade/Model Total Production:||35,000|
|Variant Est. Production:||5,000 (18S-M5-17J)|
|Adjusted to Temperature:||No|
|U.S. Patents:||77078, 347272, 345619|
1896 Elgin Serial List
1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
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Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
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Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Share of Production: |
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Registry Population:||13 (1.30%)|
Production Metrics Tree: Grade 77
Target Profile: 18S-M5-17J-OGP-A-B.W. RAYMOND
|Elgin Grade 77 (All Variations): 35,000 ETP|
|18S: 35,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 77
|18S-M5: 35,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 77, Model 5
|18S-M5-17J: 5,000 14.29%
18s, Grade 77, Model 5, 17 Jewels
Other Jewels or Unclassified
|18S-M5-17J-OGP: 5,000 14.29%
18s, Grade 77, Model 5, 17 Jewels, Openface/Pendant/Gilt
|18S-M5-17J-OGP-A: 5,000 14.29%|
|18S-M5-17J-OGP-A-B.W. RAYMOND: 5,000 14.29%|
Population Registry for This Run
|Image||Serial Number||Run Position||Primary Identification Method||Discovery Date|
There are 13 watches in the population registry for this run with 2 images.
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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.
slowhand 54 · January 26, 2020
Serial Number 5815022 was reported as accurate.
arthur1957 21 · December 2, 2014
Serial Number 5815923 was reported as inaccurate.
Anonymous · March 13, 2014
Serial Number 5815001 was reported as accurate.
Anonymous · August 21, 2012
Serial Number 5815566 was reported as inaccurate.