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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.

Mixed Run: 15-Jewel and 17-Jewel Examples Reported

Private Label(s) in Run:
Santa Fe Route
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Manufacturer: Waltham
Manufacturer Location: Waltham, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 6004547
Grade: Crescent St.
Model: 1883
Estimated Production Date: April 1893 - November 1894
Run Quantity: 1,000
Grade/Model Total Production: 41,200
Size: 18s
Jewels: 17j    Mixed Run
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Signing Style: Mixed
Movement Inlay Color: Black
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Full Plate
Regulator: Church 1885
Hairspring: Breguet
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Movement Markings: Crescent St.
Waltham, Mass.
17 Jewels
Adjusted.
Safety Pinion
Data Research: 1954 Waltham "Gray Book" List
Case: Various
Registry Population: 14 (1.40%)
Database Version: v49.708
Research Note: Waltham Serial Ledgers designate this run as 15-Jewels, noting that "a few" were upgraded to 17-Jewels. #6004346: Verified as Marked "17 Jewels" [NAWCC]. #6004029: Reported as 17 Jewels and Lever-Set. #6004547: Verified as Marked "17 Jewels."

Population Registry for This Run

Image Serial Number Run Position Primary Identification Method Discovery Date
1 6004005 #5 Marketplace March 30, 2019
2 6004170 #170 Marketplace January 07, 2017
3
Image Credit: pwdmbj
6004198 #198 Collection December 19, 2022
4 6004207 #207 Marketplace September 18, 2016
5
Image Credit: Abidiaz
6004307 #307 Collection July 21, 2021
6 6004384 #384 Marketplace February 08, 2015
7 6004389 #389 Inferred
8 6004462 #462 Marketplace September 04, 2015
9 6004528 #528 Inferred
10
Image Credit: inlinehunter006
6004547 #547 Collection October 21, 2019
11 6004596 #596 Inferred
12 6004647 #647 Marketplace January 28, 2020
13 6004843 #843 Collection May 01, 2015
14 6004941 #941 Marketplace June 27, 2016
Standard Deviation of Known Examples: 262.88 (Expected: 288.82, Δ25.94/2.59%)

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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.


pwdmbj Supporter 529 · December 19, 2022

Serial Number 6004198 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · June 17, 2020

Serial Number 6004179 was reported as accurate.

XenoR7912 31 · November 2, 2018

Serial Number 6004029 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: mine is 17J, lever set

sanjosetom 301 · June 3, 2017

Serial Number 6004364 was reported as accurate.

Anonymous · May 10, 2017

Serial Number 6004873 was reported as accurate.

dfchong 837 · July 13, 2016

Serial Number 6004941 was reported as accurate.

Changes since this report was submitted:
Movement Setting changed from Key to Pendant

Anonymous · July 9, 2014

Serial Number 6004836 was reported as inaccurate.

Note: 17j
Changes since this report was submitted:
Jewels changed from 15j to 17j
Movement Setting changed from Key to Pendant

Anonymous · June 18, 2014

Serial Number 6004372 was reported as accurate.

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