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scottish russell of falkirk stick barometer
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SA443697

SCOTTISH RUSSELL OF FALKIRK STICK BAROMETER

Price
£1,650 | $2,197 USD | €1,870 EUR
Item Number: SA443697
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: in stock
Seller: Graham Smith Antiques
Seller on Sellingantiques since: 12 November 2009

Description:
A late 18th century Scottish Mahogany cased stick barometer.
The barometer has a register plate that is inscribed J Russell Falkirk and is an early example of his work.
John Russell went on to become one of Scotland's most famous barometer, clock and watch makers (1745-1817).
The barometer has an oval mahogany cover for the mercury cistern and the case is veneered in figured mahogany with chequered inlays to the edges.
To the top is a hinged glazed door over the engraved brass register plate.
The glass tube containing the mercury has a mahogany cover for it's full length.
The barometer is in good working condition. (Circa 1780)
Height 97cm (38.2 inches)
Width 14cm (5.5 inches)
Depth 4.5cm (1.8 inches)
This item has a level THREE shipping charge. (90 UK mainland)
Internal Ref: 5011


Dimensions
Height = 97 cm (38")
Width = 14 cm (6")
Depth = 4 cm (2")

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.

Dimensions

Height = 97 cm (38")
Width = 14 cm (6")
Depth = 4 cm (2")

Email seller about this item:

Graham Smith Antiques

Leadgate House
Horsley
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE15 0NT
United Kingdom
Tel: 01661 852122
Int'l Tel: +44 1661 852122
www.grahamsmithantiques.com