Antique Clocks & Barometers from a Leading UK Dealer - Antique Longcase Clock Specialist

Giobbo - Trowbridge & Devizes

£1,650

Sold: 19th August 2010

A high quality mahogany wheel barometer by this well known Wiltshire maker.

The 8" silvered brass dial calibrated from 28" to 31" with usual weather indications, Masonic Symbols and enclosed within a cast brass concave bezel with flat glass. The silvered brass thermometer scale calibrated from -10º to 120º Fahrenheit. Also with working hygrometer with cast brass retaining clip and circular level depicting the makers name to the base of the barometer. The plain mahogany case with boxwood and ebony inlay and architectural top with central brass finial and two ivory paterae.

Note: A prolific maker of wheel barometers, always of a good quality and nearly always displaying some sort of Masonic symbols to the dial.

Price: £1,650 / Height: 39" / C.1825