Is this an elgin?

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  1. D.th.munroe

    D.th.munroe Registered User

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    I have alot of movements that originally came from England
    I kept overlooking this one, but for some reason it caught my eye today, it just seemed different. Any idea? It's a 10s. 7 jewel.
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    Dan

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  2. Rick Hufnagel

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    yep. elgin grade 28 10s model 1 made for export
     
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    Yes. Triangle stud is a dead giveaway. Grade 28, 10s. Elgin exported a lot of movements to England in the 1870s.
     
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    Made circa 1874
     
  5. D.th.munroe

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    Thanks guys
    I hadn't seen an unmarked elgin until now.
     
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  6. Kevin W.

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    Thats a new one on me as well, a unmarked Elgin.
     

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