Archives for May 15, 2017

Antique 19th C English George III Banjo Barometer Wm TASKER (1813-1853) BANBURY

Appearing to be all original old repair to brass finial as shown in photos. Degree markings accompanied by “Blood Heat”, “Sun Heat”, “Temperate” & “Freezing”. Maximum measurements of 38 7/8″H x 10 1/8″W X 2D. We welcome the opportunity to serve you. Please note that many of our items, unless otherwise [...]

Antique Carved Oak Barometer / Thermometer Combination, Dutch

A Dutch wall barometer and thermometer combination measuring 19 1/4″ by 7 1/2″. The ground glass is set in a brass ring, the dial reads in Dutch. The instrument is easily calibrated if needed. The milk glass thermometer scale is. Easily read and registers degrees Fahrenheit and [...]

Antique TURNBULL & CO, EDINBURGH Gilt Brass Pocket Barometer Altimeter, 1894

Here we have an. Antique, Gilt Brass, Gentleman’s Aneroid Pocket Barometer Altimeter, made by. The dial is marked: TURNBULL & CO. OPTICIANS EDINBURGH & LEITH. This Scottish company was established in 1894. This instrument is very good condition. The brass cased barometer is in working order and has been verified by use of the’plastic [...]