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From the American Horology Archive:
Seth Thomas Grade 197 Pocket Watch

Seth Thomas Watch Co.

Grade: 197

Manufacturer: Seth Thomas
Manufacturer Location: Thomaston, Connecticut
Movement Serial Number: 57948
Grade: 197
Model: 2
Estimated Production Year: 1892
Run Quantity: 50
Grade/Model Run: 4 of 16
Grade/Model Total Production: 3,560
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Setting: Screw-Set
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Reed
Hairspring: Flat
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
U.S. Patents: 374359
Movement Markings: Seth Thomas
Thomaston, Conn.
Safety Pinion
Pat'd Dec.6.'87.
Case: Various
Run ID: 95.197G4.18S95.182M41.H41.L88.15J41
Database Version: v51.870
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Registry Population: 2 (4.00%)

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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.

Tarth512 1 · June 1, 2023

Serial Number 57946 was reported as accurate.

SethThomasFan Top Contributor Seth Thomas Expert Supporter 246 · January 11, 2023

Serial Number 57948 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · July 16, 2022

Serial Number 57932 was reported as accurate.

Seth Thomas Grade 197 Pocket Watch