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Moseley Screwdriver Sharpener. Vintage, Vintage! Between and sometime in the s when domestic manufacturing tappered off, Elgin made 10s of millions of pocket and wrist watches.
I Forgot My Password. Keep track of your watches, notes, service records, upload photos, and use our value guide! 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:.
Raymond pocket watch in Due to the number of replicas available in the marketplace, it is important to learn identifying features of authentic Elgin watches. Look for an inscription on the back of the watch or inside the watch cover that names the particular Elgin style of the watch.
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There are three types of Elgin watches: The pocket and wristwatch produced by the U. Berger, Inc. Contemporary Elgins are assembled from Chinese parts.
The first Elgin watch a pocket watch dates to The last Elgin movement made in America was produced in In between, pinning an individual Elgin down to a specific year and model can be a bit of a chore.
For nearly years the company's manufacturing complex in Elgin, Illinois, was the largest site dedicated to watchmaking in the world. Culver, Benjamin W. RaymondGeorge M.