Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 606 Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 606

Mixed Run: 19-Jewel and 21-Jewel Examples Reported

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 3980787
Grade: 606
Model: 7
Estimated Production Year: 1922
Run Quantity: 900
Grade/Model Run: 25 of 34
Grade/Model Total Production: 10,810
Size: 16s
Jewels: 19j    Mixed Run
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 3
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 17.5, 39.0, 58.0
Case Screw Locations: 3.0, 38.0
Case: Various
Run ID: 11323.606G43.16S3618.167M628.O6106.P3989.19J623
Database Version: v52.355
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
28.63
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
96.54
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
0.167%
Registry Population: 16 (1.78%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -17.82% Analyzing 153 Sales

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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.


Anonymous · August 18, 2022

Serial Number 3980699 was reported as accurate.

Blicquer Supporter 86 · August 10, 2022

Serial Number 3980797 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This example is labeled "The Manhattan" for N.
Gamse, New York on dial & movement. Movement is
labeled "21 Jewels".
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. The database has been updated accordingly.

Anonymous · January 2, 2022

Serial Number 3980258 was reported as accurate.

kstefan 16 · April 23, 2021

Serial Number 3980412 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 4, 2021

Serial Number 3980686 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 5, 2019

Serial Number 3980164 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 12, 2018

Serial Number 3980792 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 30, 2016

Serial Number 3980311 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 20, 2016

Serial Number 3980686 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 21j not 19

Anonymous · April 11, 2016

Serial Number 3980715 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 20, 2015

Serial Number 3980083 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: It is 19 jewels and not 21 jewels
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

Anonymous · December 8, 2014

Serial Number 3980652 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

irishred 38 · May 15, 2014

Serial Number 3980303 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

wfcsoftball 105 · May 11, 2014

Serial Number 3980303 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

Anonymous · February 6, 2014

Serial Number 3980012 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Mine is a 19 jewel 3 position "The Fifth Avenue"
Model 9. duffy l.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

Anonymous · January 22, 2014

Serial Number 3980596 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

CDangle 5 · January 4, 2014

Serial Number 3980196 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Change 21 jewels to 19 jewels. Add "Illinois
Stewart Special".
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

rjrake 62 · December 18, 2013

Serial Number 3980643 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 21j to 19j

Anonymous · August 14, 2013

Serial Number 3980787 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 21 jewel

Anonymous · January 18, 2013

Serial Number 3980577 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Engraved on the works is 21 Jewels. Also engraved
Capital.
Illinois Grade 606 Pocket Watch