11-02-2013 11-02-2013
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2684M Marlborough
November 2, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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D. Fagioli & Son Mahogany Inlaid Wheel Barometer

$180$150
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2684M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 02, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

D. Fagioli & Son Mahogany Inlaid Wheel Barometer, 3 GT Warner St., Clerkenwell, England, 19th century, with a pitch pediment above the circular dry/damp scale, thermometer in throat reading in part Blood Heat at the 100 degree mark, silvered lower dial with convex glass and brass bezel, and maker's plaque with spirit level and engraved as above, lg. 38 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

lacking adjustment knob below scale. Case in overall good condtion. Small chip to pediment on object right 3/16 in. long.


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Keywords

Son Mahogany Inlaid Wheel Barometer, United Kingdom, Clerkenwell