M1138 Stick Barometer

Very rare mahogany stick barometer almost certainly Scottish, with inlaid pediment; cross banded (with rosewood) glazed door; inlaid bow front opening case which conceals the tube, and tapering reeded cistern cover. The silvered brass scale is finely engraved with flourishes, flower stem and flower head, and has a mercury thermometer and manual vernier on the right.

Maximum Dimensions 41 x 7
Date C. 1820
Price $4800.00

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