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From the American Horology Archive:
Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch
Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch

American Waltham Watch Co.

Grade: Crescent St.

Manufacturer: Waltham
Manufacturer Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 5740720
Grade: Crescent St.
Model: 1883
Estimated Production Date: December 1892 - July 1896
Run Quantity: 500
Grade/Model Total Production: 41,200
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: 8 (1.60%)
Database Version: v49.752

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1
Image Credit: GlenLaw
5740603 #103 Collection July 21, 2016
2 5740649 #149 Marketplace December 10, 2015
3
Image Credit: CJEmpire3
5740663 #163 Collection May 24, 2021
4
Image Credit: simonwolfe
5740720 #220 Collection September 14, 2016
5 5740846 #346 Marketplace January 24, 2018
6 5740856 #356 Collection October 05, 2021
7 5740870 #370 Marketplace January 13, 2015
8 5740904 #404 Marketplace May 18, 2013
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 117.90 (Expected: 144.48, Δ26.58/5.32%)

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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.


SteveMcG Supporter 10 · October 5, 2021

Serial Number 5740856 was reported as accurate.

CJEmpire3 84 · May 24, 2021

Serial Number 5740663 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · March 23, 2020

Serial Number 5740881 was reported as accurate.

simonwolfe 5 · September 14, 2016

Serial Number 5740720 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: This one has 17 Jewels engraved on movement.
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j

Anonymous · July 20, 2016

Serial Number 5740603 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · December 23, 2015

Serial Number 5740649 was reported as inaccurate.

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

Anonymous · May 2, 2014

Serial Number 5740559 was reported as accurate.

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

Anonymous · January 23, 2014

Serial Number 5740710 was reported as accurate.

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

kennyhabeeb 14 · October 23, 2013

Serial Number 5740904 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j
Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch
Waltham Grade Crescent St. Pocket Watch