Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 177 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 177

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 7648403
Grade: 177
Model: 2
Estimated Production Year: 1899
Run Quantity: 8,000
Grade/Model Run: 17 of 40
Total Production: 203,000
Size: 6s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Plain
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v48.137

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Anonymous · June 26, 2020

Serial Number 7644423 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 24, 2016

Serial Number 7645482 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 13, 2014

Serial Number :7645065 was reported as accurate.

candew 31 · July 15, 2013

Serial Number 7648403 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is a 7J and sold as a private label under the
name Solar Watch Co.

Anonymous · April 1, 2013

Serial Number 7649729 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 27, 2012

Serial Number 7644188 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 30, 2012

Serial Number 7646987 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: mine says 15 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 7J to 15j
Elgin Grade 177 Pocket Watch Movement