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satinwood wheel barometer by terzza of nottingham circa 1825
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SA515421

SATINWOOD WHEEL BAROMETER BY TERZZA OF NOTTINGHAM CIRCA 1825

Price

£1,100 | $1,465 USD | €1,246 EUR
Item Number: SA515421
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: in stock
Seller: FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks (on Sellingantiques since 12 October 2010)

Description

A fine quality fully restored satinwood mercurial wheel barometer by Terzza of Nottingham circa 1825.
The beautifully proportioned swan-neckl pediment case constructed of the finest quality figured satinwood, with ebony stringing to the outer edge.
The engraved 8" diameter silvered brass dial calibrated from 28" to 31" with weather indications.
The barometer reading is indicated by a blued steel hand and can be recorded with a brass set hand, operated by a brass knob.
The dial enclosed within a heavy cast brass bezel and original convex glass.
The arched silvered brass temperature scale is calibrated from 0 to 120 Fahrenheit, with a fine mercury thermometer.
The barometer is in fine original condition and is in perfect working order, accurately measuring changes in weather patterns as a result of changes in atmospeheric pressure.
The mechanism has been expertly cleaned and overhauled, with the glass tube thoroughly cleaned and the mercury within cleaned by  ...show more description

Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.

Dimensions

Height = 97 cm (38")
Width = 25 cm (10")
Depth = 4 cm (2")

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FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks

Rotherham
South Yorkshire
United Kingdom
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