Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 141 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 141

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 6984690
Grade: 141
Model: 3
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1897
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 6 of 14
Total Production: 26,400
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 13 (0.65%)
Database Version: v49.391

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 141

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

Elgin Grade 141 (All Variations): 26,400 ETP
18S: 26,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 141
18S-M3: 26,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 141, Model 3
18S-M3-15J: 26,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 141, Model 3, 15 Jewels
18S-M3-15J-HGL: 26,400 100.00%
18s, Grade 141, Model 3, 15 Jewels, Hunting/Lever/Gilt
18S-M3-15J-HGL-U: 26,400 100.00%

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 6984183 #183 Marketplace April 18, 2021
2 6984355 #355 Collection May 16, 2019
3 6984631 #631 Collection June 14, 2016
4 6984690 #690 Collection February 02, 2015
5 6984754 #754 Collection July 05, 2014
6 6984793 #793 Marketplace February 03, 2015
7 6985002 #1002 Marketplace July 13, 2017
8 6985179 #1179 Marketplace November 21, 2017
9 6985187 #1187 Marketplace October 10, 2016
10 6985365 #1365 Marketplace February 13, 2022
11 6985424 #1424 Marketplace July 08, 2018
12 6985443 #1443 Marketplace August 03, 2019
13 6985645 #1645 Marketplace December 28, 2013
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 447.41 (Expected: 577.49, Δ130.09/6.50%)

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cmdraven 3502 · February 11, 2022

Serial Number 6985365 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 28, 2020

Serial Number 6984142 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 29, 2019

Serial Number 6984936 was reported as accurate.

waatosh 2 · February 2, 2015

Serial Number 6984690 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 27, 2013

Serial Number 6984686 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 14, 2012

Serial Number 6984024 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 141 Pocket Watch