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E.C. Spooner Walnut Mercury Stick Barometer

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1180
Unsold
 

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

E.C. Spooner Walnut Mercury Stick Barometer, Boston, c. 1890, the silvered paper plate engraved in part The Standard, Storm King Barometer, Manufactured by E.C. Spooner Boston, and the silvered brass thermometer enclosed in a molded window, full length mercury tube encased in the waist, ebonized trim throughout, lg. 42 in.
Estimate $200-300

molding around thermometer and barometer scale broken, lacking glass window


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Stick Barometer