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Mahogany Stick Barometer by Henry Raines Shuttleworth of London

£3,950

Sold: 1st September 2012

An excellent early mahogany stick barometer

The silvered brass scale signed with the makers name above the tube and calibrated from 27" to 31" with a sliding vernier and brass pointer. The mahogany case with herringbone veneer to the main column, an exposed mercury tube and a finely turned mahogany cistern cover and a plain rounded top.

Note: Henry Raines Shuttleworth worked from 1746 - 1811. Optician and Instrument Maker. Apprenticed to John Cuff (an important Instrument Maker).

Price: £3,950 / Height: 38" / C.1795