Tissot serial numbers


Tissot serial numbers


Tissot

Tissot serial numbers

by year

Is your chance to get a fair estimate of when your Tissot watch was originally produced. You simply look up your serial number and place it in the shown time table.

Please have in mind that the time table for the Tissot serial numbers is not 100% accurate but close to  +/- 1 years

Dating back your vintage Tissot watch by using the serial number is the most exact way to identify your watch.

NOTE:  Note that the Tissot serial numbers always are engraved on actual movement or in- & out-side of the case back

NUMBERS # YEAR   NUMBERS # YEAR   NUMBERS # YEAR
From To     From To     From To  
1 3.056 1853 – 1856 1.675.721 1.746.530 1946 16.174.000 16.811.999  1973
3.057 19.904 1857 – 1870 1.746.531 1.940.110 1947 16.812.000 18.902.999  1974
19.905 36.187 1871 – 1875 1.940.111 2.140.000 1948 18.903.000 19.397.999 1975
36.188 51.101 1876 – 1880 2.140.001 2.293.210 1949 19.398.000 20.030.999 1976
51.102 79.299 1881 – 1885 2.293.211 2.432.999 1950 20.031 21.093 1977
79.300 96.836 1886 – 1890 2.433.000 2.621.999 1951 21.094 21.515 1978
96.837 100.200 1891 – 1996 2.622.000 2.810.999 1952 21.516 22.097 1979
10.960 51.325 1897 – 1906* 2.811.000 3.118.999 1953 22.098 22.857 1980
51.326 58.206 1907 – 1910 3.119.000 3.289.999 1954 22.858 23.238 1981
58.207 83.778 1911 – 1912 3.290.000 3.476.999 1955 23.239 23.596 1982
83.779 112.866 1913 – 1916 3.477.000 3.713.999 1956 23.597 23.905 1983
112.867 139.446 1917 – 1918 3.714.000 3.999.999 1957
139.447 201.444 1919 – 1920 4.000.000 4.334.999 1958
201.645 250.622 1921 – 1922 4.335.000 4.559.999 1959
250.623 390.984 1923 – 1924 4.560.000 4.867.000 1960
390.985 365.000 1925 – 1926 4.868.000 5.197.999 1961
365.001 434.500 1927 – 1928 5.198.000 5.932.999 1962
434.501 465.400 1929 – 1930 5.933.000 6.498.999 1963
465.401 511.700 1931 – 1933 6.499.000 7.039.999 1964
511.701 727.500 1934 – 1936 7.040.000 8.280.999 1965
727.501 1.052.800 1937 – 1939 8.281.000 8.864.999 1966
1.052.801 1.128.616 1940 8.865.000 9.910.999 1967
1.128.617 1.188.976 1941 9.911.000 10.492.999 1968
1.188.977 1.324.418 1942 10.493.000 11.594.999 1969
1.324.419 1.450.276 1943 11.595.000 13.046.119 1970
1.450.277 1.549.720 1944 13.046.120 13.996.999 1971
1.549.721 1.675.720 1945 13.997.000 16.173.999 1972*

Use the Tissot serial numbers to identify the age and production year of your vintage watch.

If your find it difficult to locate the Tissot serial numbers on your vintage tissot watch the read on.

Remarks

  • The first Tissot serial numbers was ingraved on the edge of the plate, underneatch of the dial. Later on Tissot serial numbers was engraved on the plates or on a bridge.
  • As from current 1972, the identification of the movement was made by means of “medallions”
  • As from 1977 individual Tissot serial numbers on the movements was abandoned. Are utilized only but with different references.
  • As from 1984, the use of Tissot serial numbers was completely abandoned.