Pocket Watch Database
Access Date: December 10, 2023
"7714" 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 Watch Co.
Private Label(s) in Run:
A. Rinck - 448 State St - ChicagoWhat is a Private Label?
|Manufacturer Location:||Springfield, Illinois|
|Movement Serial Number:||7714|
|Estimated Production Date:||January 1872 - April 1873|
|Grade/Model Run:||2 of 18|
|Grade/Model Total Production:||14,400|
|Jewel Setting:||Burnished Jewels|
|Standard Dial Type:||Single-Sunk|
|Dial Feet Locations:||16.5, 36.5, 53.0|
|Case Screw Locations:||O-36.5, H-51.5|
|PWDB Absolute Rarity Index: |
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|PWDB Relative Rarity Index: |
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Share of Production: |
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
|Registry Population:||13 (1.30%)|
Production Metrics Tree: Grade Hoyt
Target Profile: 18S-M1-9J-AGK-U
|Illinois Grade Hoyt (All Variations): 15,000 ETP|
|18S: 15,000 100.00%
18s, Grade Hoyt
|18S-M1: 14,400 96.00%
18s, Grade Hoyt, Model 1
Other Models or Unclassified
|18S-M1-9J: 14,400 96.00%
18s, Grade Hoyt, Model 1, 9 Jewels
|18S-M1-9J-AGK: 14,400 96.00%
18s, Grade Hoyt, Model 1, 9 Jewels, Adaptable/Key/Gilt
|18S-M1-9J-AGK-U: 14,400 96.00%|
Population Registry for This Run
|Image||Serial Number||Run Position||Primary Identification Method||Discovery Date|
There are 13 watches in the population registry for this run with 4 images.
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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.
Rcardkidz 3277 · August 10, 2023
Serial Number 7726 was reported as accurate.
cmdraven 3864 · May 17, 2022
Serial Number 7265 was reported as accurate.
Bostonjoe Top Contributor Supporter 185 · December 5, 2021
Serial Number 7714 was reported as accurate.
MoatsJustin1 top-contributor 4401 · November 10, 2021
Serial Number 7459 was reported as accurate.
cmdraven 3864 · November 4, 2021
Serial Number 7917 was reported as accurate.
Anonymous · June 11, 2020
Serial Number 7478 was reported as inaccurate.
1whatever 50 · October 29, 2019
Serial Number 7435 was reported as accurate.
bubba70 543 · October 18, 2019
Serial Number 7748 was reported as accurate.
Wesman6 1 · February 26, 2018
Serial Number 7912 was reported as accurate.
Anonymous · August 22, 2016
Serial Number 7950 was reported as inaccurate.