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From the American Horology Archive:
Waltham Grade A.T. & Co. Pocket Watch

American Waltham Watch Co.

Grade: A.T. & Co.

Manufacturer: Waltham
Manufacturer Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 5718499
Grade: A.T. & Co.
Model: 1883
Estimated Production Date: February 1892 - June 1893
Run Quantity: 500
Grade/Model Total Production: 114,590
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Patent
Hairspring: Breguet
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Data Research: 1954 Waltham "Gray Book" List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 3 (0.60%)
Database Version: v49.752
Research Note: Waltham Serial Lists designate this run as featuring 15 Jewels. However, multiple reports indicate some or all of the run were upgraded to 17 Jewels (marked accordingly on the barrel bridge).

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 5718104 #104 Marketplace January 17, 2020
2 5718389 #389 Collection April 02, 2013
3
Image Credit: kickboot
5718499 #499 Collection March 16, 2014
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 203.86 (Expected: 144.48, Δ59.38/11.88%)

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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 · November 26, 2020

Serial Number 5718381 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17 jewels
Curator Response: Thanks for the report. This information has been noted in the research notes for this run.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

Anonymous · March 25, 2019

Serial Number 5718223 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

Anonymous · November 26, 2016

Serial Number 5718099 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

kickboot 2 · March 31, 2014

Serial Number 5718499 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement marked as follows (as shown in uploaded
picture):

5718499
ADJUSTED
SAFTEY PINION
17 Jewels
Appleton Tracy & Co
WALTHAM MASS
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

kickboot 2 · March 27, 2014

Serial Number 5718499 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 5718499' movement setting is Pendant
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

kickboot 2 · March 27, 2014

Serial Number 5718499 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: Movement Marked as 17j - specifically:

5718499
ADJUSTED
SAFTEY PINION
17 Jewels
Appleton Tracy & Co
WALTHAM MASS
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

kickboot 2 · March 27, 2014

Serial Number 5718499 was reported as inaccurate.

No further details were submitted with the report.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

Anonymous · November 26, 2013

Serial Number 5718221 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

Anonymous · April 2, 2013

Serial Number 5718389 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j
Waltham Grade A.T. & Co. Pocket Watch