Archives for March 5, 2015

Admiral Fitzroy Barometer (c1865)

This early rare admiral fitzroy barometer, is an elaborately carved walnut case. The scales are mostly made of paper (except temperature scale) bearing a synopsis of the admiral’s remarks on weather forecasting. The barometer in addition to a syphon tube barometer with two register pointers, contain a mercury [...]

How To Make A Simple Barometer

Huge Vintage Schaar & Co. Brass & Metal Barometer & Thermometer

Orry, we no longer solicit offers on our items. We have priced them at what we believe to be below market prices (sometimes far below). They are either worth what we ask, or not. If not, then we will, over time, reduce the price. We feel that [...]