[Elgin home]


Elgin Databases

Elgin

Wayne's Projects
 

Possible Elgin names:   Artistic Boulevard Dictator Diplomat Director Elite Senior-Seventeen Strand Transit

These are names that may be private label watches, or they may be official Elgin factory names, it is not clear which. No advertising has been found to support either position and the names don't sound like typical private label names, but who knows.

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Artistic 27158145 1924 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "Artistic" and "Elgin" "Artistic" Metal dial; "Artistic" also inscribed inside case cover
Artistic 27462234 1924 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Artistic"  
Artistic 28300998 1925 12s, Gr303, Model 3, 7j "Artistic" and "Elgin"   Metal dial
Artistic 28367483 1925 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Artistic"  
Artistic 28367752 1925 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Artistic"  
Artistic 28784564 1925 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Artistic" Metal dial

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
"The Boulevard" Elgin 21819073 1918 12s, Gr315, Model 3, 15j "The Boulevard" and "Elgin"   metal dial
"The Boulevard" Elgin 25792466 1922 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "The Boulevard" and "Elgin"   metal dial
"The Boulevard" Elgin 25799845 1922 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "The Boulevard" and "Elgin"    
"The Boulevard" Elgin 28682390 1925 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "The Boulevard" and "Elgin"   sold 9/2002 w/box that has "The Boulevard" and "Elgin" in same style lettering

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Dictator 24726045 1921 16s, Gr290, Model 6, 7j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 24726055 1921 16s, Gr290, Model 6, 7j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 24744180 1921 12s, Gr303, Model 3, 7j   "Dictator" Masonic dial "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 25075064 1922 16s, Gr313, Model 7, 15j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 25232535 1922 12s, Gr315, Model 3, 15j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 26205050 1923 12s, Gr303, Model 3, 7j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 28462013 1925 6/0s, Gr430, Model 1, 7j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest
Dictator 28525584 1925 16s, Gr291, Model 7. 7j   "Dictator" "Dictator" in football-shaped crest

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Diplomat 28281104 1925 12s, Gr315, Model 3, 15j   "Diplomat" Metal dial; "Diplomat" engraving on movement in different style than other lettering
Diplomat 28665034 1925 12s, Gr315, Model 3, 15j   "Diplomat" "Diplomat" engraving on movement in a different style than other lettering; seconds hand looks wrong for this style
Diplomat 28876389 1925 12s, Gr315, Model 3, 16j   "Diplomat" "Diplomat" engraving on movement in a different style than other lettering

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Director Elgin 25328611 1922 16s, Gr386, Model 6, 17j "Director" and "Elgin"    
Director Elgin 29768113 1926 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "Director" and "Elgin" "Director" metal dial
Director 29768135 1926 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Director" "Director" marked in italic script

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Elite 19512477 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Elite" Starburst damaskeening
Elite 19512837 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Elite" Starburst damaskeening
17949429 17949001

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Senior Seventeen 27200234 1924 12s, Gr477, Model , 17j "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" marked on barrel wheel
Senior Seventeen 27803346 1924 12s, Gr477, Model 3, 17j "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" marked on barrel wheel
Senior Seventeen 28931110 1925 12s, Gr477, Model 3, 17j "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" marked on barrel wheel
Senior Seventeen 29148389 1926 12s, Gr477, Model 3, 17j "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" marked on barrel wheel
Senior Seventeen 29482873 1926 12s, Gr477, Model 3, 17j "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" "Elgin Senior Seventeen" marked on barrel wheel

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Strand 19460362 1916 16s, Gr382 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand" and "Four Positions"  
Strand 19571350 1916 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 19574172 1916 16s, Gr382 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand" and "Four Adjustments" DS arabic dial
Strand 19642358 1916 16s, Gr996 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 19643475 1916 16s, Gr996 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 19709374 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19711743 1915 16s, Gr381 (3FB), Model 6, 17j   "Strand" and "Adjusted 4 positions"  
Strand 19712144 1916 16s, Gr996 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 19712145 1916 16s, Gr996 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 19779061 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19779277 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19779517 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19779746 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19779844 1916 12s, Gr998, Model 3, 17j   "Strand" Starburst damaskeening
Strand 19951222 1916 16s, Gr996 (3FB), Model 7, 17j   "Strand"  
Strand 26399854 1923 12s, Gr345, Model 3, 17j "Strand" and "Elgin"   metal dial

Name Serial Number Date Description Dial Movement Comment
Transit 18182001 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish
Transit 18182012 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish
Transit 18182730 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish
Transit 18467001 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish
Transit 18467561 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish
Transit 18467731 1914 12s, Gr997, Model 3, 17j   "Transit" Two tone finish

While I'm not an expert, I believe the information on this page is correct. Please send suggestions and corrections to the webmaster.
This web site runs on 100% Open Source Software. This web page was last changed on 01/10/2003 at 12:21:19.