Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 64 Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 64

Private Label(s) in Run:
R. Chester Frost & Co. Chicargo USA // Stewart Special
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Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 1482701
Grade: 64
Model: 6
Estimated Production Year: 1899
Run Quantity: 300
Total Production: 19,630
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Fast
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 2.0, 21.5, 38.5
Case Screw Locations: 23.5, 51.5
Database Version: v48.038

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1482701
Verification Serial Map
1483000

Anonymous · June 9, 2020

Serial Number 1482722 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one is a Stewart Special 17 jewels adjusted
two-tone open face movement lever set and Stewart
Special dial.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. If possible, please upload an image of the movement to your collection for further evaluation and documentation.

Anonymous · March 18, 2020

Serial Number 1482722 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: stewart special

Anonymous · November 12, 2015

Serial Number 1482883 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: private label R. Chester Frost & Co. Chicargo USA

Gasperoff 727 · April 10, 2015

Serial Number 1482935 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 7, 2015

Serial Number 1482844 was reported as accurate.

dandill 3 · March 4, 2014

Serial Number 1482746 was reported as accurate.

Illinois Grade 64 Pocket Watch