Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 169 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 169

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 6799318
Grade: 169
Model: 3
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1897
Run Quantity: 3,000
Grade/Model Run: 5 of 12
Total Production: 19,400
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Half-Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
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: 14 (0.47%)
Database Version: v49.392

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 169

Target Profile: 18S-M3-15J-HHL-U

Elgin Grade 169 (All Variations): 19,400 ETP
18S: 19,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 169
18S-M3: 19,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 169, Model 3
18S-M3-15J: 19,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 169, Model 3, 15 Jewels
18S-M3-15J-HHL: 19,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 169, Model 3, 15 Jewels, Hunting/Lever/Half-Nickel
18S-M3-15J-HHL-U: 19,400 100.00%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 6799035 #35 Marketplace August 24, 2017
2 6799318 #318 Collection May 02, 2019
3 6799409 #409 Collection October 20, 2020
4 6799965 #965 Marketplace April 01, 2021
5 6800139 #1139 Marketplace August 19, 2022
6 6800227 #1227 Marketplace March 21, 2022
7 6800388 #1388 Collection May 11, 2018
8 6801057 #2057 Collection December 26, 2021
9 6801107 #2107 Collection February 22, 2019
10 6801129 #2129 Marketplace January 25, 2017
11 6801138 #2138 Marketplace April 03, 2021
12 6801343 #2343 Marketplace October 22, 2020
13 6801415 #2415 Marketplace January 24, 2021
14 6801681 #2681 Marketplace August 12, 2018
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 861.68 (Expected: 866.17, Δ4.49/0.15%)

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Anonymous · May 25, 2022

Serial Number 6799631 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 18, 2020

Serial Number 6799409 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 15, 2020

Serial Number 6801740 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 27, 2019

Serial Number 6799853 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 25, 2019

Serial Number 6799064 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 3, 2019

Serial Number 6799206 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 21, 2018

Serial Number 6800947 was reported as accurate.

jcammaro 68 · May 11, 2018

Serial Number 6800388 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 15, 2018

Serial Number 6801009 was reported as accurate.

gezu111 62 · February 14, 2018

Serial Number 6800330 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 9, 2017

Serial Number 6799794 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 6, 2016

Serial Number 6799704 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · December 10, 2015

Serial Number 6800646 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · September 9, 2015

Serial Number 6801468 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · April 18, 2015

Serial Number 6801589 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · March 17, 2015

Serial Number 6800396 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · July 5, 2013

Serial Number 6801765 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel

Anonymous · June 8, 2013

Serial Number 6799929 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Half-Nickel
Elgin Grade 169 Pocket Watch