Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 89 Pocket Watch
Illinois Grade 89 Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 89

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 2693388
Grade: 89
Model: 6
Estimated Production Year: 1915
Run Quantity: 200
Grade/Model Total Production: 39,210
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Two-Tone
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Fast
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 3
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 2.0, 21.5, 38.5
Case Screw Locations: 23.5, 51.5
Case: Various
Registry Population: 3 (1.50%)
Database Version: v49.708

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 2693201 #1 Marketplace December 06, 2020
2 2693273 #73 Marketplace February 28, 2019
3
Image Credit: cbzimm
2693388 #188 Collection February 16, 2022
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 94.32 (Expected: 57.88, Δ36.44/18.22%)

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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.


cbzimm Supporter 197 · February 16, 2022

Serial Number 2693388 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 20, 2020

Serial Number 2693201 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Two-Tone

Anonymous · September 19, 2018

Serial Number 2693392 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Two-Tone

Anonymous · December 4, 2014

Serial Number 2693324 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Finish changed from Nickel to Two-Tone
Railroad Grade changed from Yes to No
Illinois Grade 89 Pocket Watch
Illinois Grade 89 Pocket Watch