Junghans Pocketwatch, movement J47
1930 - 1953
J47a, J47b, J47e, J47G
J47a/1, J47b/1, J47c/1, J47d/1, J47e/1
F.W.S 1942 page 17
50 x 65 mm
Junghans catalog 1937 text:
Bridge movement, semi-fIat, 15 jewels, flat hair spring, lever escapement with visible jewels, double safetv roller, gilt plates and bridges.
/1 indicates the seperate escapement bridge which
was most probably introduced 1938. All of them had
the new click spring which was introduced 1934 and
indicated on the older J47 with a "G".
J47a - 7 jewels, marked only with J47
J47b - 15 jewels, marked only with J47
J47G - new click spring, 7/15 jewels, some with second stop
J47a/1 - 7 jewels
J47b/1 - 15 jewels some with second stop
J47c/1 - 15 jewels, second stop
J47d/1 - 15 jewels, second stop, cut compensating balance
The J47e is a J47b with the second wheel pinion shortened for use in the pocket watch for blind people.
The J47b/1 was sold to Zentra and is called Zentra 62 or Zentra 627, also sold to Alpina and called Alpina 211.