Elgin 17 Jewel??

Anthony I

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Jun 19, 2020
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I have this movement an Elgin 18s
The plate is stamped 17 Jewels but when counting the jewels I count 15
The serial # when I look up says it’s a grade 82 GM wheeler 15 jewel?
what’s the story with this movement? Can anyone help
Thanks again.
Anthony

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Anthony I

Registered User
Jun 19, 2020
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5
3
40
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Thank you for the info
 

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