Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 82 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 82 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 82

Elgin Nat?l Watch Co.

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 749480
Grade: 82
Variation: Elgin Nat?l Watch Co.
Model: 2
Class: 4
Estimated Production Year: 1880
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 3 of 69
Total Production: 163,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 13j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
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: 24 (1.20%)
Database Version: v49.392
Research Note: The Elgin 1896 Material Catalog designates all Grade 82 runs prior to serial #874,001 as "Series 2" and all runs following #874,001 as "Series 3." Series designations were transitioned to model numbers in the 1904 Material Catalog.

Production Metrics Tree: Grade 82

Target Profile: 18S-M2-13J-HGL-U-ELGIN NAT?L WATCH CO.

Elgin Grade 82 (All Variations): 163,000 ETP
18S: 163,000 100.00%
18s, Grade 82
18S-M2: 8,000 4.91%
18s, Grade 82, Model 2
Other: 155,000
Other Models or Unclassified
18S-M2-13J: 8,000 4.91%
18s, Grade 82, Model 2, 13 Jewels
18S-M2-13J-HGL: 8,000 4.91%
18s, Grade 82, Model 2, 13 Jewels, Hunting/Lever/Gilt
18S-M2-13J-HGL-U: 8,000 4.91%
18S-M2-13J-HGL-U-ELGIN NAT?L WATCH CO.: 2,000 1.23% Other: 6,000
Other Variants or Unclassified

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 748043 #43 Collection July 02, 2015
2 748064 #64 Marketplace July 31, 2017
3 748104 #104 Inferred
4 748243 #243 Marketplace November 30, 2012
5 748511 #511 Marketplace September 29, 2017
6 748547 #547 Marketplace March 23, 2016
7 748677 #677 Marketplace March 24, 2020
8 748826 #826 Marketplace November 10, 2012
9 748892 #892 Marketplace June 03, 2016
10 749010 #1010 Marketplace December 24, 2013
11 749250 #1250 Marketplace September 30, 2022
12 749281 #1281 Marketplace March 31, 2016
13 749286 #1286 Collection October 19, 2022
14 749311 #1311 Collection July 07, 2019
15 749378 #1378 Marketplace September 27, 2015
16 749417 #1417 Marketplace September 26, 2019
17 749480 #1480 Collection September 06, 2021
18 749499 #1499 Marketplace December 29, 2012
19 749501 #1501 Marketplace March 09, 2019
20 749536 #1536 Marketplace November 08, 2014
21 749697 #1697 Inferred
22 749773 #1773 Marketplace June 13, 2018
23 749844 #1844 Marketplace May 11, 2015
24 749998 #1998 Marketplace May 16, 2018
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 590.09 (Expected: 577.49, Δ12.60/0.63%)

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Data Verification Reports

748001
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Anonymous · January 3, 2022

Serial Number 749992 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 3, 2021

Serial Number 748021 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 13, 2020

Serial Number 748122 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 22, 2020

Serial Number 748991 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The movement is marked “17 jewel”
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

Anonymous · June 27, 2020

Serial Number 749378 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 11, 2019

Serial Number 749417 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 24, 2019

Serial Number 749417 was reported as accurate.

sinanogus 2 · July 7, 2019

Serial Number 749311 was reported as accurate.

sinanogus 2 · July 7, 2019

Serial Number 749311 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · May 26, 2019

Serial Number 748691 was reported as accurate.

oilseed Supporter 468 · March 7, 2018

Serial Number 749378 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 2, 2017

Serial Number 748437 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · June 17, 2017

Serial Number 749345 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 13j or 15j to 13j

iraplowman 2 · August 5, 2013

Serial Number 748017 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 13j

Anonymous · April 16, 2013

Serial Number 748405 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: movement serial number 748405 is a 13 jewel.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 13j

Anonymous · July 12, 2012

Serial Number 749532 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 82 Pocket Watch
Elgin Grade 82 Pocket Watch