Archives for July 5, 2017

Antique Short & Mason Pocket Aneroid Mountain Barometer Altimeter Hiking

For your consideration, an antique Short & Mason aneroid pocket barometer. I believe this is one of what was called their Mountain Barometers as it has altitude up to 8000 feet. It is marked compensated for temperature, No F22348, Short & Mason, London, Made in England on the face. [...]

Antique Keuffel & Esser brass desk or shelf Barometer

Not sure of the exact age or if it is working but looks in pretty good shape and the needle has mov ed. It measures 3-1/2″ inches in diameter and 4-1/2″ inches high with the ring on the top and is 1-7/8 inches thick. The piece that hold the ring [...]

Antique Leaf Carved Black Forest Style Barometer, Dutch

A Dutch leaf carved in the Black Forest manner barometer measuring 16 1/2″ by 12 1/2″. The ground glass is set in a brass ring, the 5 across dial reads in Dutch. In good condition, consistent with its circa 1920 vintage normal and expected wear is present as shown. The bottom [...]