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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: 8712304
Grade: 208
Model: 5
Class: 63
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Run Quantity: 4,000
Grade/Model Run: 17 of 56
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
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List

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Anonymous · February 14, 2021

Serial Number 8712915 was reported as inaccurate.

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Anonymous · February 14, 2021

Serial Number 8712915 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 5, 2020

Serial Number 8714219 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 2, 2020

Serial Number 8714219 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 18, 2020

Serial Number 8714485 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 9, 2020

Serial Number 8712521 was reported as accurate.

Jimgolden 10 · May 6, 2018

Serial Number 8715784 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 25, 2018

Serial Number 8715784 was reported as accurate.

Mywatch1 29 · September 28, 2017

Serial Number 8712304 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 14, 2016

Serial Number 8713062 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 22, 2013

Serial Number 8713974 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 208 Pocket Watch