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English Banjo-Form Barometer by Lione & Co.

Auction:
2314
Lot:
548
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

English Banjo-Form Barometer by Lione & Co., No. 7 Charles St., Hatton Garden, with 12-inch silvered dial with mercury thermometer and engraved swags, the figured mahogany trunk with boxwood-and-ebony stringing, dry / damp regsister, mirror and swan's neck pediment (lacking finial), ht. 46 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Lione & Co., Hatton Garden, Barometer, Mercury, Mercury-in-glass thermometer, Thermometers