Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Hamilton Grade 973 Pocket Watch Movement

Hamilton Watch Co.

Grade: 973

Manufacturer: Hamilton
Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Movement Serial Number: 709563
Grade: 973
Model: 1
Class: 4
Estimated Production Year: 1908
Run Quantity: 500
Total Production: 9,660
Size: 16s
Jewels: 17j
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
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: No
Dial Feet Locations: 7.6, 21.8, 38.0, 50.5
Hamilton 16s Dial Feet Research
Data Research: 1953 Hamilton Serial List
Database Version: v48.139

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Anonymous · October 13, 2021

Serial Number 709678 was reported as accurate.

blaisbrian 2 · March 12, 2021

Serial Number 709538 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 16, 2019

Serial Number 709906 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: It is engraved as a 994
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

Anonymous · June 5, 2019

Serial Number 709636 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: lever set railroad grade - no face is
roman numerals
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Railroad Grade changed from ? to No

Anonymous · March 9, 2017

Serial Number 709678 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 2 to 1
Railroad Grade changed from ? to No

101554 22 · October 5, 2016

Serial Number 709534 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 2 to 1
Railroad Grade changed from ? to No

1Afterthought 2 · March 16, 2015

Serial Number 709900 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 2 to 1
Railroad Grade changed from ? to No

Anonymous · February 27, 2013

Serial Number 709772 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Factory Model changed from 2 to 1
Hamilton Grade 973 Pocket Watch Movement