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Enter the serial number from the pocket watch movement below. Do not use the case number. Tips for looking up your watch

How to Find Info About Your Pocket Watch

The Pocket Watch Database has compiled data covering the major American pocket watch manufacturers and created an easy way to find information using the serial number on the watch movement. Here are a few tips to find information about your pocket watch:

  1. Always input the serial number from the pocket watch movement (the "guts" of the watch).
  2. Never use the serial number from the case or any other part.
  3. If the serial number includes a letter, enter it along with the number when using the lookup feature.
  4. Many pocket watch case backs screw off. Others may require a dull wide blade to pry or pop the cover. Be careful not to scratch or damage the movement.
  5. Always select the correct manufacturer, which is usually stamped on the watch movement.
  6. If the manufacturer is not listed on the site, you may have a "private label" watch or it may not be American-made.
  7. Understand that many companies did not keep accurate or complete records. As a result, information displayed on this site may have inaccuracies. This is to be expected, and we have included an option to report inaccurate information on the result pages so the database can be continually improved.
Pocket Watch Serial Number Lookup - Hamilton, South Bend, Illinois, Rockford, Waltham & Elgin Pocket Watches
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Grade: Seaside

Manufacturer: Waltham
Manufacturer Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 10384762
Grade: Seaside
Model: 1890
Estimated Production Year: 1901
Run Quantity: 9,500
Total Production: 993,698
Size: 6s
Jewels: 15j
Movement Configuration: Hunting
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: 3/4 Split Plate
Hairspring: Breguet
Adjusted: No
Railroad Grade: No
Data Research: 1954 Waltham "Gray Book" List
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Verifications & Observations

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  • July 22, 2019:
    Serial Number 10381753 was reported as accurate
  • May 18, 2019:
    Serial Number 10383186 was reported as accurate
  • September 15, 2018:
    Serial Number 10382691 was reported as accurate
  • December 5, 2017:
    Serial Number 10379284 was reported as accurate
  • August 28, 2017:
    Serial Number 10381448 was reported as accurate
  • December 24, 2016:
    Serial Number 10379686 was reported as accurate
  • May 9, 2016:
    Serial Number 10381597 was reported as accurate
  • August 16, 2013:
    Serial Number 10379569 was reported as inaccurate
    Note: hunter movment
    Changes since this report was submitted:
    Movement Configuration changed from Openface to Hunting
    Plate changed from Unknown to 3/4 Split
  • January 29, 2013:
    Serial Number 10380535 was reported as accurate
    Changes since this report was submitted:
    Movement Configuration changed from Openface to Hunting
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