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Bowfronted Stick Barometer by F. Pastorelli

Auction:
2345
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Bowfronted Stick Barometer by F. Pastorelli, signed on the bone register plate F. Pastorelli, 4 Cross St., Hatton Garden, London, with wheel-set vernier, mercury thermometer scaled in Fahrenheit and Reamur, and bowfronted rosewood trunk with turned and ebonized urn-form cistern cover, ht. 38 in.


Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

London, Hatton Garden, Barometer, Fahrenheit, Measuring instrument, Mercury, Mercury-in-glass thermometer, Thermometers