Pocket Watch Database

From the American Horology Archive:
Illinois Grade I.W.C. Pocket Watch

Illinois Watch Co.

Grade: I.W.C.

Manufacturer: Illinois
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 841098
Grade: I.W.C.
Model: 2
Estimated Production Year: 1887
Run Quantity: 5,600
Total Production: 73,400
Size: 18s
Jewels: 7j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: Full Plate
Barrel: Going
Train: Coarse
Railroad Grade: No
Dial Feet Locations: 16.5, 36.5, 53.0
Case Screw Locations: 23.5, 51.5
Case: Various
Database Version: v48.258

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Data Verification Reports

840001
Verification Serial Map
845600

Anonymous · November 19, 2021

Serial Number 844381 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 11, 2021

Serial Number 845303 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 26, 2020

Serial Number 844910 was reported as inaccurate.

Note:

Regulator is different it is like garrett's ,
does not indicate number of jewels.
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. Records indicate the run is 7 jewels. The model diagram is simply for reference and the regulator and jeweling may be different. The critical information is the size, layout, and plate cuts.

Anonymous · September 20, 2019

Serial Number 842745 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 11, 2019

Serial Number 841805 was reported as accurate.

pmtime 302 · August 24, 2017

Serial Number 844381 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · December 13, 2015

Serial Number 843799 was reported as accurate.

Garrett 7 · April 3, 2015

Serial Number 841015 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: I now own this item, its posted for public
viewing, its

Gilt finish
Not Adjusted
No Positions

Anonymous · March 20, 2015

Serial Number 841359 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.

wfcsoftball 105 · March 7, 2015

Serial Number 844817 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · January 10, 2013

Serial Number 844817 was reported as accurate.

Illinois Grade I.W.C. Pocket Watch