8,568 visitors today 342 antiques added today
a rare mid victorian walnut admiral fitzroy baromiter


£940 | $1,208 USD | €1,082 EUR
Item Number: SA444619
Date of manufacture: Victorian
Current Status: in stock
Seller: Country Homes Antiques Stirling
Seller on Sellingantiques since: 17 November 2016

A mid Victorian Admiral Fitzroy barometer in a magnificently exotic extremely rare WALNUT case in the Gothic style.
The barometer has all its original printed dials, scales and instructions for the syphon tube,storm glass and thermometer as well as a check valve on the back to the syphon tube for portability.
The case has a concave moulded drop finial to the base and an ogee shaped cresting , moulded and open fretted with carved scroll and foliate decoration.
Height 4ft 7ins ( 140cm ).
This domestic barometer is a ' top-of-the range ' example from the period in fine condition complete with vernier adjustment pointers to record rising and falling in atmospheric pressure.
400 pieces of quality antique furniture at Country Homes Antiques Stirling Scotland. View website. Trade welcome
Plus NEW BenView garden centre authentic general antiques shop, carrying around 400 select and rare antique items. Selected by Andrew Christie former Fine Arts Auctioneer.

Height = 140 cm (55")
Width = 23 cm (9")
Depth = 8 cm (3")

About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in the Victorian period (1837 - 1901). The Victorian era of British history was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901. It was a long period of peace, prosperity and national self-confidence for Great Britain. Some scholars date the beginning of the period in terms of sensibilities and political concerns to the passage of the Reform Act 1832.

Country Homes Antiques Stirling accept online payments for this antique:

antique photo


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Victorian.


Height = 140 cm (55")
Width = 23 cm (9")
Depth = 8 cm (3")

Email seller about this item:

Country Homes Antiques Stirling

United Kingdom
Tel: 07771676321
Int'l Tel: +44 7771676321