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"2225" 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:
Illinois Grade Bunn Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: Bunn

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2225
Grade: Bunn
Model: 1
Estimated Production Date: November 1872 - December 1877
Run Quantity: 500
Total Production: 1,200
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Signing Style: Formal Script
Movement Inlay Color: None
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Coarse
Regulator: Plain
Hairspring: Flat
Adjusted: Yes
Dial Feet Locations: 16.5, 36.5, 53.0
Case Screw Locations: O-36.5, H-51.5
Movement Markings: Bunn
Springfield, Ill.
Currier's Patent
Adjusted
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.258
Research Note: Some movements in run have been observed with an Abbott Conversion setup.

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Data Verification Reports

2001
Verification Serial Map
2500

Anonymous · May 15, 2022

Serial Number 2146 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · October 25, 2021

Serial Number 2025 was reported as accurate.

Melindam636 1 · October 15, 2021

Serial Number 2305 was reported as accurate.

Melindam636 1 · October 15, 2021

Serial Number 2305 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 22, 2021

Serial Number 2309 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Abbot's wind/set. Abbot plates marked "patent
applied for". No "Adjusted" marking on balance
bridge.

Anonymous · September 22, 2021

Serial Number 2309 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 22, 2020

Serial Number 2036 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: The watch is key wind & key set; no Abbott
Conversion
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. Some movements in run have been observed with an Abbott Conversion setup.

Anonymous · November 22, 2020

Serial Number 2036 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · November 1, 2020

Serial Number 2286 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 25, 2020

Serial Number 2243 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 16, 2019

Serial Number 2335 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 4, 2018

Serial Number 2309 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 25, 2017

Serial Number 2455 was reported as accurate.

jacobwalls07 143 · May 14, 2017

Serial Number 2222 was reported as accurate.

jacobwalls07 143 · May 14, 2017

Serial Number 2468 was reported as accurate.

pookie 11 · February 5, 2016

Serial Number 2175 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Setting changed from Lever to Key

Anonymous · January 20, 2016

Serial Number 2420 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This is an early key wind stem wind transition
movement

Anonymous · December 2, 2015

Serial Number 2420 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement is transitional
Kw/Sw Lever set

Anonymous · October 25, 2015

Serial Number 2038 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 5, 2015

Serial Number 2175 was reported as accurate.

pookie 11 · November 30, 2013

Serial Number 2173 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · January 8, 2013

Serial Number 2119 was reported as accurate.

Illinois Grade Bunn Pocket Watch