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Posted 4 years ago


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Estate find. Looking for additional details (how many jewels, etc.) on this Pretty antique Elgin pocket watch. Serial no 13081040. Also trying to tell if it's gold or gold plated.

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  1. pw-collector pw-collector, 4 years ago
    Tis is a link to find information on Elgin watches by using the serial number off the movement.

    Serial Number 13081040
    Grade: 301
    Size: 12
    Jewels: 7
    Year: 1908
    Class: 113
    Model: 2
    Named for: None
    Description: Elgin serial number 13081040, grade 301, 12 size, 7 jewels, made about 1908.
    Hunter case movement. Pendent wind and set. Three-quarter plate.
    Rate: 18,000 bph
    Serial Numbers in Grade 301: 455000
    Years of Production: 1904 to 1929

    Nice watch. Hope this helps,
  2. pw-collector pw-collector, 4 years ago
    I forgot (we old grandfathers tend to forget a lot) to answer your question about the case. It is a 20 year "gold filled" case by the Philadelphia Watch Case Co.
    It is not a solid gold case.
  3. PhilomenasGranddaughter, 4 years ago
    Thanks Dave for helping me learn more about this watch!

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