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Superb Rosewood Stick Barometer Abraham Cheltenhan Early 19thct.


£1,875 | $2,613 USD | €2,185 EUR
Item Number: SA484092
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Patrick Howard Antiques
This antique has been viewed 36 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


A Very Elegant Well-Proportioned Early Nineteenth Century Well Grained Rosewood Stick Barometer, in very good working condition, retaining original rich colour and patination
Mother of Pearl inlaid pediment over a glazed engraved angled ivory scales calibrated in Fahrenheit from twenty seven to thirty one, the dial with adjustable vernier via a circular set knob, signed by well known and prolific Maker Jacob Abraham of Cheltenham and Bath (1805-1841. Recorded as an Instrument Maker to the Duke of Gloucester and the Duke of Wellington.
Final image shows an original Trade Card for Jacob Abraham.
Condition: Good allover condition with no imperfections, in our opinion the Mother of Pearl inlay is of a slightly later period.
Height: 38.5” (98cm). Width: (across pediment) 4.75” (12cm). Diameter: (at base) 4.5” (11.5cm).
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 98 cm (38.6")
Width = 12 cm (4.7")
Depth = 3 cm (1.2")

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