Elgin National Watch Company

The above picture is an early color post card of the Elgin National Watch Company in Elgin Illinois


Fancy Porcelain dial with multi-color enameled Civil War scene



American 18 size Key Wind - Key Set Pocket Watch


All American Made


Full American 18 Size case measuring 57.75mm (not counting the sleeve, stem, topknot or bow).

Original triple "offset" hinged trouble-free solid nickel (Silveroid) case .



Elgin factory signed Full Gold Gilt Plate movement, Fancy Hand Damaskeened balance cock, Suspended & compensated balance assembly,  7 Jewel, Model 1, Grade 97 Key wind Key set movement.



MINT condition porcelain dial, with multi-color enameled Civil War scene, black enameled Roman Numerals, subsidiary seconds register, and outer minute track.



This classic & collectible watch has maintained its original thick beveled glass crystal!!!



This great looking early key wind watch comes complete with a matching New Old Stock (never worn or used) solid Nickel pocket watch chain, AND the proper size watch key to wind & set the watch!!



Best of all, this all American timepiece has been serviced & is running fine!!!  



CIRCA: 1890




Overall Condition


$288.  + S/H


Item # P4690-CNR










Over the past 44 years of business we have always taken pride that we strive for our clients and customers satisfaction. If you are not pleased with your Boomertime purchase immediately upon opening your order, simply re-seal the package exactly as it was shipped to you, with the merchandise in exactly the same condition as when we sent it out, and we will offer you a no hassle exchange or refund. Our customer friendly policies are why we have such a HIGH degree of happy return customers. 


The image on this page is of the actual watch for sale. It is not a stock photo of a similar item or a 2nd generation Photograph. If you don't find the particular watch you are looking for, or have ANY questions, please don't hesitate to call us at: 812-278-3180  during our full time shop hours Monday - Friday from 10:00am - 4:00pm Eastern Time. Please note we close for our lunch hour at noon daily.








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