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Object ID 003134

Object Name New York Standard Perfection PocketWatch

Object Desc A metal watch with a cracked dial.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002826

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Timepieces


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 3

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords pocket watches,watches,timepieces,New York Standard,

Title New York Standard Perfection Pocket Watch

Description A nickel-bodied open face pocket watch with a light green and white dial. The Arabic numbers are black and Perfection is in the center of the dial. The dial is flat, and has a section for the seconds. Missing hands. 2 is missing since enamel has cracked. Also missing bow.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 0

Width 0.34

Depth 0

Diameter 2

Circumference 6.3

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker New York Standard

Maker Details Established in Jersey City, New Jersey from 1885 until 1929. Produced many watches and watch cases.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2826



Date MAR 21,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes Missing hands. Number 2 is missing since enamel has cracked. Also missing bow at the top. The watch is not running. The back is oxidizing.


Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 3 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin