Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 208 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 208

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 8666471
Grade: 208
Model: 5
Class: 63
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Run Quantity: 4,000
Grade/Model Run: 16 of 56
Grade/Model Total Production: 294,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Regulator: Polished Oval Steel
Hairspring: Breguet
Escapement Type: Straight-line
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
U.S. Patents: 77078, 347272, 345619
Case: Various
Run ID: 3518.208G16.18S1860.185M603.O931.P1566.7J1076
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Database Version: v52.335
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
885.17
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
342.00
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.581%
Registry Population: 18 (0.45%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -5.63% Analyzing 565 Sales

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Verification Reports for this Run

The following reports have been graciously submitted by dedicated members in reference to this production run. These reports are useful to verify data and track inaccuracies that require further research. Please note that reports may contain inaccurate information or assumptions that must be dilligently considered with other available sources.


Anonymous · December 24, 2021

Serial Number 8666623 was reported as accurate.

rms4508 3 · August 19, 2020

Serial Number 8666439 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 13, 2020

Serial Number 8667437 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 31, 2020

Serial Number 8668233 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 5, 2018

Serial Number 8669042 was reported as accurate.

jcammaro 68 · January 7, 2017

Serial Number 8666471 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 29, 2014

Serial Number 8666391 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 27, 2014

Serial Number 8666459 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 21, 2013

Serial Number 8666820 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 4, 2013

Serial Number 8668650 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Elgin Grade 208 Pocket Watch