Pocket Watch Database

Location: Jersey City, New Jersey

Years of Operation: 1885-1929

Production Jewels: 7-23 Jewels

Production Sizes: 18s, 16s, 12s, 6s, 0s, 3/0s, 10/0s

Total Production: 8,000,000+

Average Quality:

Average Rarity:

[Crown Watch Co.], Also sold a watch marked with a locomotive that contains 17-23 fake jewels.

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Company Timeline

August 13, 1885

The New York Standard Watch Co. is organized with a capital stock of $400,000.

1888

The first movements were offered to the market, an 18-Size design featuring a "worm" gear escapement.

1903

The New York Standard Watch Co. is purchased by The Keystone Watch Case Co.

1929

The New York Standard Watch Co. ceases operations.