A $100K watch found by TSA

This May 5, 2015 photo provided by the Transportation Security Administration shows a diamond-encrusted Cartier watch that was left behind at a security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J.
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This May 5, 2015 photo provided by the Transportation Security Administration shows a diamond-encrusted Cartier watch that was left behind at a security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J.

A man picked up a $100,000 gold and diamond watch on Thursday, two days after a colleague left it at a TSA checkpoint at Newark International Airport. ( Tweet This )

The traveler, identified only as a real estate entrepreneur from Japan, left it behind while passing through the checkpoint on Tuesday for a flight home.

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Through a colleague in New Jersey, he sent TSA officers photos of him wearing it, NBC New York said.

The colleague picked up the watch on Thursday, the TSA said in a tweet.