Gentlemen’s Online Auction

June 30, 2016

LOT 247
George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Stick Barometer, Jeremiah and Walter Watkins, London, c.1800
  • George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Stick Barometer, Jeremiah and Walter Watkins, London, c.1800

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George III Ebony Strung Mahogany Stick Barometer, Jeremiah and Walter Watkins, London, c.1800

the silvered register with vernier, signed ‘Watkins’, on a shaped plank case with exposed tube to semi spherical cistern cover
height 38" — 96.5 cm.

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Literature:

Nicholas Goodison, ENGLISH BAROMETERS, 1680-1860, Antique Collector’s Club, 1977, p. 276