Pocket Watch Database
Access Date: October 23, 2021
"6848" could possibly indicate the grade of the watch and not the serial number of your movement. Serial numbers are usually more than a few digits.
From the American Horology Archive:
Hamilton Watch Co.
|Manufacturer Location:||Lancaster, Pennsylvania|
|Movement Serial Number:||6848|
|Estimated Production Year:||1894|
|Dial Feet Locations:||2.6, 18.0, 38.2|
1953 Hamilton Serial List
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Data Verification Reports
Tokyobombers 3 · May 1, 2021
Serial Number 6848 was reported as accurate.