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From the American Horology Archive:
New York Watch Co. Grade No. 4 Pocket Watch

New York Watch Co.

Grade: No. 4

Private Label(s) in Run:

Eaton & Canfield - Grand Rapids, Mich.

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Manufacturer: New York Watch Co.
Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
Movement Serial Number: 4608
Grade: No. 4
Model: 1869
Estimated Production Year: 1869
Run Quantity: 100
Grade/Model Run: 3 of 4
Grade/Model Total Production: 515
Size: 18s
Jewels: 15j
Jewel Material: Ruby
Jewel Setting: Burnished Jewels
Movement Configuration: Adaptable
Movement Finish: Gilt
Movement Setting: Key
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Regulator: Plain
Hairspring: Flat
Standard Dial Type: Single-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Movement Markings: New York
Springfield, Mass.
Case: Various
Run ID: 16.G3.18S5.181869M5.E5.K7.15J5
Database Version: v52.354
Advanced Metrics
PWDB Absolute Rarity Index:
Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
1.55
PWDB Relative Rarity Index:
Rarity within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
33.89
Share of Production:
Share within Manufacturer - Scoped for Grade/Size/Model/Configuration
1.058%
Registry Population: 2 (2.00%)
Research Note: #4608: Verified as 15 Jewels.

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New York Watch Co. Grade No. 4 Pocket Watch