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Hamilton Grade 972 Pocket Watch Movement
Hamilton Grade 972 Pocket Watch Movement

Hamilton Watch Co.

Grade: 972

Manufacturer: Hamilton
Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Movement Serial Number: 1042842
Grade: 972
Model: 1
Class: 4
To Finishing Dept: May 31, 1913
Run Quantity: 300
Total Production: 24,416
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Regulator: Reed
Hairspring: Breguet
Pallet Jewel Material: Sapphire
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 22.3, 38.0, 57.1
Hamilton 16s Dial Feet Research
Data Research: 1953 Hamilton Serial List

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Anonymous · May 30, 2020

Serial Number 1042870 was reported as accurate.

fourleaf57 10 · March 11, 2019

Serial Number 1042842 was reported as accurate.

fourleaf57 10 · March 10, 2019

Serial Number 1042842 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement Setting = Lever
Changes since this report was submitted:
Railroad Grade changed from ? to Yes

Anonymous · September 19, 2012

Serial Number 1042903 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Double Roller changed from No to Yes
Hamilton Grade 972 Pocket Watch Movement
Hamilton Grade 972 Pocket Watch Movement