This is a 19th century (1800s), glass fronted, wooden cased, thermometer that would have been fitted into an english wheel (or banjo) barometer. It is in good working order. The case has an overall height just shy of 7 5/8″, with a width of 2″, and a depth of 5/8. Appears to be crafted from mahogany. A fine, delicate trim surrounds the front edge. The glass is free of any cracks or chips. The silvered dial is in fine condition. The glass thermometer is free of any flaws, it is held in place with two brass mounts. A pleasing example of this scarce thermometer. If the item description appears to be cut-off or lacking words from the right side, please cut and paste the paragraph into notepad, wordpad, or the like, to see the complete description. Please contact me for details. Thank you for taking the time to look. Please look at my. The free listing tool.The item “19TH CENTURY (1800s) ENGLISH WHEEL BAROMETER THERMOMETER” is in sale since Thursday, March 05, 2015. This item is in the category “Antiques\Science & Medicine (Pre-1930)\Scientific Instruments\Barometers”. The seller is “timeforgot1″ and is located in Bremen, Maine. This item can be shipped worldwide.