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English Mahogany Wheel Barometer

Auction:
2741M
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$98$80

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Auction:
Discovery - 2741M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 17, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

English Mahogany Wheel Barometer, mid-19th century, with spade-shaped upper section fitted with an hygrometer, body fitted with thermometer, bull's-eye mirror portal, barometer, ivory knob and leveling gauge, ht. 38 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

mirror portal, Atmospheric thermodynamics, Barometer, Hygrometer, Measuring instrument, Thermometer

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