Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch

Hamilton Watch Co.

Grade: 974

Manufacturer: Hamilton
Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Movement Serial Number: 1559937
Grade: 974
Model: 2
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1921
Run Quantity: 300
Grade/Model Total Production: 312,084
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Regulator: Reed
Hairspring: Breguet
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: No
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 22.3, 38.0, 57.1
Hamilton 16s Dial Feet Research
Data Research: 1953 Hamilton Serial List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 7 (2.33%)
Database Version: v49.712

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 1559737 #37 Marketplace January 03, 2016
2 1559741 #41 Marketplace July 09, 2016
3 1559770 #70 Marketplace March 29, 2016
4 1559807 #107 Marketplace February 20, 2019
5 1559893 #193 Marketplace May 21, 2016
6 1559899 #199 Marketplace September 06, 2017
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Image Credit: Mobilaero
1559937 #237 Collection April 06, 2013
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 82.44 (Expected: 86.75, Δ4.30/1.43%)

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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.


Fifty50 Supporter 308 · July 6, 2022

Serial Number 1559892 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 24, 2017

Serial Number 1559937 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 1 to 2

Anonymous · April 6, 2013

Serial Number 1559937 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 1 to 2
Double Roller changed from Yes to No

Anonymous · August 21, 2012

Serial Number 1559714 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 1 to 2
Double Roller changed from Yes to No
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch