An excellent quality mahogany stick barometer with extensive inlay throughout.
The rectangular silvered brass scale calibrated from 27" to 31" with sliding vernier controlled from within a glazed access door. The thermometer calibrated from 30º to 90º Fahrenheit. The mahogany herringboned veneer case with exposed mercury tube, boxwood and ebony stringing and a turned cistern cover to the base with ebony and ivory inlay. The broken architectural pediment with central brass finial.
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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.