Pocket Watch Database

Due to the lack of existing factory records, our United States Watch Co. (Marion) database has been reconstructed using observations of known watches.
As a result, the information may contain inaccuracies. Please let us know if you have details that can improve the database.

From the American Horology Archive:
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade George Channing Pocket Watch

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: George Channing

Private Label(s) in Run:

Andrew Chester - Willimantic, Conn
Mason, Ware & Co. - San Francisco, Cal.

What is a Private Label?
Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 15267
Grade: George Channing
Variation: No. 37 1/4
Model: 1
Estimated Production Date: 1868-
Run Quantity: 200
Grade/Model Total Production: 5,060
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: Full Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Plain Out
Escapement Type: Straight-line
U.S. Patents: D2281
Case: Various
Database Version: v50.869
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
14.70
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
389.68
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
5.603%
Registry Population: 2 (1.00%)

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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.


Bostonjoe Top Contributor Supporter 185 ยท December 11, 2021

Serial Number 15267 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Configuration changed from Adaptable to Hunting
U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade George Channing Pocket Watch