Pocket Watch Database

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

Hamilton Watch Co.

Grade: 974

Private Label(s) in Run:

Wheeler & Shepard - Penn Yan, N.Y.

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Manufacturer: Hamilton
Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Movement Serial Number: 52574
Grade: 974
Model: 1
Class: 5
Estimated Production Year: 1897
Run Quantity: 200
Grade/Model Run: 2 of 165
Grade/Model Total Production: 114,784
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: 7.6, 21.8, 38.0, 50.5
Hamilton 16s Dial Feet Research
Case: Various
Run ID: 187.974G2.16S30.161M13.O101.P24.17J109
Data Research: 1953 Hamilton Serial List
Database Version: v52.320
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
345.59
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
151.63
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
1.077%
Registry Population: 4 (2.00%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): 4.13% Analyzing 1,705 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.


billreid 141 · December 26, 2021

Serial Number 52574 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: All Correct, private label:

Marked: Wheeler & Shepard
Penn Yan, N.Y.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.

billreid 141 · December 26, 2021

Serial Number 52574 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 7, 2021

Serial Number 52574 was reported as accurate.

MoatsJustin1 top-contributor 4758 · November 28, 2020

Serial Number 52511 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 25, 2020

Serial Number 52644 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 11, 2015

Serial Number 52603 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 3, 2013

Serial Number 52603 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: pendant set

Anonymous · October 3, 2013

Serial Number 52603 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 23, 2013

Serial Number 052664 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch
Hamilton Grade 974 Pocket Watch