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georgian stick mercury barometer gatward hitchin hertfordshire
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SA444970

GEORGIAN STICK MERCURY BAROMETER GATWARD HITCHIN, HERTFORDSHIRE.

Price
£1,250 | $1,582 USD | €1,500 EUR
Item Number: SA444970
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: in stock
Seller: Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd
Seller on Sellingantiques since: 20 August 2009

Description:
A late Georgian mahogany stick barometer. A mahogany case of good proportions with cistern cover to the base and brass bound. An architectural pediment with brass finial. A well engraved silvered scale with slide pressure adjuster and mercury thermometer. Circa 1830.
The Gatward family of instrument makers are noted in Banfields' 'Barometer Makers and Retailers' book. Benjamin worked from 1795 and John from 1828-1851.
Height 38" / 97 cms Depth 2 1/2" / 6 cms Width 5 " / 12 cms
From Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd you can expect a genuine stick barometer. It is set and calibrated to full working order. We personally delivery barometers, please contact for a quote.


Dimensions
Height = 97 cm (38")
Width = 12 cm (5")
Depth = 6 cm (3")

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.

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.

Dimensions

Height = 97 cm (38")
Width = 12 cm (5")
Depth = 6 cm (3")

Email seller about this item:

Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd

Bristol
United Kingdom
Tel: 0117 956 5281
Int'l Tel: +44 117 956 5281
www.kdclocks.co.uk