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 Asa Fuller Pocket Watch

United States Watch Co. (Marion)

Grade: Asa Fuller

Nickel Bridge, Some Fitted with Elson Regulator

Private Label(s) in Run:

Royal Gold American Watch - New York
Ben Franklin - Utica, N.Y.
Cincinnati Enquirer
McGonigle - S. Amboy, N.Y.
Western Rural

What is a Private Label?
Manufacturer: U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ)
Manufacturer Location: Marion, New Jersey
Movement Serial Number: 35553
Grade: Asa Fuller
Variation: No. 43 1/2
Model: 1
Estimated Production Date: 1869-
Run Quantity: 3,610
Grade/Model Run: 5 of 12
Grade/Model Total Production: 8,920
Size: 18s
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Mixed
Plate: Full Plate
Balance Type: Expansion
Regulator: Plain In
Escapement Type: Straight-line
U.S. Patents: D2281
Movement Markings: Asa Fuller
Marion, N.J.
Giles Patent
Pat Mch 13th '66
[Some Marked "Extra Jeweled"]
Case: Various
Run ID: 180.G5.18S118.181M115.H129.M37.J65
Database Version: v51.900
Advanced Metrics
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: 3 (0.08%)
Research Note: Mixed Setting Types In Run: KS/BS/LS

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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.

Anonymous · October 31, 2022

Serial Number 35553 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · February 23, 2022

Serial Number 37335 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · November 2, 2021

Serial Number 37957 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · September 13, 2021

Serial Number 37117 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 9, 2021

Serial Number 35786 was reported as accurate.

U.S. Watch Co. (Marion, NJ) Grade Asa Fuller Pocket Watch