Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade 274 Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: 274

Private Label(s) in Run:

Aristocrat
Diplomat
Precise

What is a Private Label?
Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 4740411
Grade: 274
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1926
Run Quantity: 2,000
Grade/Model Run: 109 of 114
Grade/Model Total Production: 69,350
Size: 12s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Signing Style: Serif (Decorative)
Movement Inlay Color: Black
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Going
Regulator: Reed
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 3
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 20.5, 39.0, 55.0
Case Screw Locations: 2.5, 35.5
Movement Markings: Aristocrat
Illinois
Watch Co.
Springfield
21 Jewels
Adjusted
3 Positions
Double Roller
Case: Various
Run ID: 12005.274G162.12S1966.121M552.O6748.P4461.21J1359
Database Version: v52.335
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
207.29
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
699.59
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
1.211%
Registry Population: 28 (1.40%)
$ Estimated Value (12 Month Change): -2.26% Analyzing 420 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.


ralph1 109 · December 25, 2023

Serial Number 4741325 was reported as accurate.

ralph1 109 · July 15, 2020

Serial Number 4740061 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 14, 2020

Serial Number 4740927 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 27, 2020

Serial Number 4740927 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

Anonymous · July 4, 2019

Serial Number 4741021 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 18, 2019

Serial Number 4740708 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · April 25, 2019

Serial Number 4741588 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 8, 2019

Serial Number 4741347 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 5, 2018

Serial Number 4741347 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 13, 2018

Serial Number 4741683 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Not marked Aristocrat. Marked as "Precise" on
movement.

Anonymous · January 2, 2018

Serial Number 4741075 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 29, 2016

Serial Number 4740072 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · August 4, 2015

Serial Number 4740994 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 26, 2014

Serial Number 4741604 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 29, 2013

Serial Number 4741360 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 1, 2013

Serial Number 4741773 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 6, 2013

Serial Number 4741832 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 25, 2013

Serial Number 4740027 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 28, 2013

Serial Number 4740591 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Marked on plate "Diplomat"

Anonymous · July 12, 2012

Serial Number 4741834 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 12, 2012

Serial Number 4741834 was reported as accurate.

Illinois Grade 274 Pocket Watch