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From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 159 Pocket Watch Movement

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 159

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 8269366
Grade: 159
Model: 7
Class: 39
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 7 of 8
Total Production: 9,100
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 596407
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
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Anonymous · December 21, 2019

Serial Number 8270841 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 12, 2014

Serial Number 8270824 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 159 Pocket Watch Movement