WILLIAMS of CARDIFF: a good quality rosewood MARINE STICK BAROMETER complete with brass gimbal support and in full working order.
The signed register plates are of engraved ivory, with twin calibrated sliding scales together with both of its original brass adjustment keys. The trunk is fitted with a matching thermometer whilst to the base is the good turned brass cistern cover. The gimbal allows the barometer to swing in all directions and the barometer works perfectly and is guaranteed at least two years. 37ins (94cms) high overall.
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Internal Ref: 1327
Height = 94 cm (37")
Width = 12 cm (5")
Depth = 22 cm (9")
About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in 1850. At the time that this antique was being crafted, Victoria, the only child of Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg and Edward Duke of Kent, was the Queen of England.