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Vtg ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE 1870’s Lovejoy’s Improved THERMOMETER Hygrometer

PRIMITIVE HARD-TO-FIND ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE circa 1870. This is LOVEJOY’S IMPROVED METALLIC WEATHER HOUSE (thermometer/hygrometer) and is another rarely-seen piece. The thermometer is missing entirely and the wax-covered string upon which the rotating figures depend, has long been broken (although the remains are still visible [...]

Vtg ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE 1860’s Lovejoy’s THERMOMETER Hygrometer PRIMITIVE

PRIMITIVE HARD-TO-FIND ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE circa 1860. This wonderful, old weather house (thermometer/hygrometer) is a rare survivor attributed to “Lovejoy”. The wax-covered string upon which the rotating figures depend, has long been broken (although the remains are still visible inside)… So the hygrometer doesn’t function and the folks ain’t telling [...]

Vtg ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE 1870’s Lovejoy’s Improved THERMOMETER Hygrometer

PRIMITIVE HARD-TO-FIND ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE circa 1870. This is LOVEJOY’S IMPROVED METALLIC WEATHER HOUSE (thermometer/hygrometer) and is another rarely-seen piece. The thermometer is missing entirely and the wax-covered string upon which the rotating figures depend, has long been broken (although the remains [...]

Vtg ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE 1870’s Lovejoy’s Improved THERMOMETER Hygrometer

PRIMITIVE HARD-TO-FIND ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE circa 1870. This is LOVEJOY’S IMPROVED METALLIC WEATHER HOUSE (thermometer/hygrometer) and is another rarely-seen piece. The thermometer is missing entirely and the wax-covered string upon which the rotating figures depend, has [...]

Vtg ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE 1860’s Lovejoy’s THERMOMETER Hygrometer PRIMITIVE

PRIMITIVE HARD-TO-FIND ANTIQUE TIN WEATHER HOUSE circa 1860. This wonderful, old weather house (thermometer/hygrometer) is a rare survivor attributed to “Lovejoy”. The wax-covered string upon which the rotating figures depend, has long been broken (although the remains are still visible inside)… So the hygrometer doesn’t function and the folks ain’t [...]

Antique c. 1870’s Lovejoy’s Improved Metallic Weather House Barometer to Restore

Antique Lovejoy’s Improved Metallic Weather House Barometer, circa 1870’s. This quaint old weather house is made of metal tin? And is about 7 1/4 tall. The label at the back has instructions and Lovejoy’s Improved Metallic Weather House A Perfect Barometer Alvan L. These houses date [...]

Vtg Black Forest German Barometer/Weather House Thermometer Wood/Compostion NR

Here we have a handmade Bambi German barometer, weather gauge, thermometer #NR11. The people do not turn on their own anymore. Will need some repair. The item “Vtg Black Forest German Barometer/Weather House Thermometer Wood/Compostion NR” is in sale since Wednesday, September 23, 2015. This item is in the category [...]

Vtg Black Forest German Barometer/Weather House Thermometer Wood/Compostion NR

Here we have a vintage black forest German barometer, weather gauge, thermometer. Made of wood mostly the people and stag are composition. This is an early 1900’s weather gauge/barometer. It is in rough condition it is being held together by a couple of wires. On the back there are bilingual instructions. They [...]

Early etched glass house thermometer with original copper mounts VINTAGE OLD

Antique thermometer mounted on a thick piece of beveled and etched glass. Thermometer tube is filled with blue alcohol that has filled the tube as seen in pics. Does not read accurately. Experts in c1900 thermometers may know how to remedy this. Thermometer is 7 3/4 inches tall. Has original copper mounting brackets. These are [...]

Antique Pre-WW2 German Hygrometer (Barometer) Weather House

Made from pressed wood, it must be from the 1st half of the 1900’s. A man and woman rotate as the weather changes. She is out doors in fair weather, and he comes out on rainy days. Chivalry [...]