A fine quality mahogany antique stick barometer.
The rectangular silvered brass scale calibrated from 27" to 31" with sliding vernier. The thermometer calibrated from 20º to 100º Fahrenheit. The mahogany case with exposed mercury tube and turned cistern cover to the base. The glazed access door with broken architectural pediment above with central brass finial.
Note: This barometer appears to have the actual date of manufacture on the scale which is a rare feature to find on barometers. Height: 39"
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About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in 1800. At the time that this antique was being crafted, George III, the grandson of Geroge II was the King of England.
This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was P A Oxley Antique Clocks & Barometers.