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
...show more description 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.
P. A. Oxley specialise in fully restored antique clocks and barometers. Our main speciality are longcase clocks, which are sometimes referred to as grandfather clocks. We have been established since 1971.
OUR MAIN WEBSITE
Please visit our main website http://www.british-antiqueclocks.com where you can also listen to our clocks. Every striking antique clock on our main website has its own individual sound file. This is particularly useful if you are unable to view our antique clocks in person. Other information regarding the history of the longcase/grandfather clock and how to setup a longcase/grandfather is also a feature of our website.
We are a member of LAPADA, The Association of Art and Antique Dealers, which is the UK's largest association of professional dealers in antiques and works of art. We therefore follow a strict Code of Practice upheld by LAPADA which gives further confidence for future purchasers.
We are also members of three other well respected associations - CADA, WEADA & CINOA.
Open by appointment only. Please call or email to make arrangements to view our fully restored antique clocks & barometers. ...show less description