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Stick Barometer by Ortelly & Co of Macclesfield


Sold: 26th July 2012

A fine quality mahogany antique stick barometer.

The rectangular silvered brass scale calibrated from 27" to 31" with sliding vernier. The thermometer calibrated from 20º to 100º Fahrenheit. The mahogany case with exposed mercury tube and turned cistern cover to the base. The glazed access door with broken architectural pediment above with central brass finial.

Note: This barometer appears to have the actual date of manufacture on the scale which is a rare feature to find on barometers.

Price: £2,250 / Height: 39" / C.1805