Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Elgin Grade 246 Pocket Watch

Elgin National Watch Co.

Grade: 246

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 9779072
Grade: 246
Model: 7
Class: 37
Estimated Production Year: 1903
Run Quantity: 100
Grade/Model Run: 2 of 2
Grade/Model Total Production: 1,100
Grade/Model Unrealized Production: 900
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Material: Ruby
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Inlay Color: Gilt
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Bridge Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Quick
Train Material: Gold
Center Wheel Material: Gold
Regulator: Moseley
Hairspring: Breguet
Escapement Type: Straight-line
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
U.S. Patents: 596407, 77078, 585025
Data Research: 1904 Elgin Serial List
1915 Elgin Serial List
1927/1950 Elgin Serial List
Case: Various
Run ID: 3982.246G2.16S768.167M126.O1115.P1940.17J353
Database Version: v51.603
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
3.23
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
1.22
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.002%
Registry Population: 1 (1.00%)
Research Note: Based on observations and statistical analysis, only the first 100 of the second run designated for Grade 246 were actually produced.

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Verification Reports for this Run

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Anonymous ยท May 13, 2019

Serial Number 9779004 was reported as accurate.

Elgin Grade 246 Pocket Watch