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Accession number 2008.47
Object ID 2008.47.4
Object Name Clock, Time Recording
Collection Object/Artifact Collection
Date 1927-1995
Description Detex Newman watchman's time clock. Time recording clock in a leather case with shoulder strap. Small glass-enclosed clock face on front with small metal plate reading "DETEX NEWMAN" above. Clock has a locked, hinged back where a paper recording chart would have been loaded. A special key inserted into the keyhole on side the clock would have made an embossed impression on the chart. Key used to open the back is included, but embossing key and winding key are missing.
Manufacturer Detex Watchclock Corporation
Dimension Details 6-in diam x 2 3/4-in OD
leather strap extends about 23 in.
Material Metal/Leather
People/Corporations Triboro Coach Corporation
Detex Watchclock Corporation
Garage/Depot LaGuardia Depot
Operating Agency Triboro Coach Corp.
Number of images 6