Archives for June 2, 2015


BOURNEMOUTH, ENGLAND ANEROID BAROMETER. This is a nice, vintage aneroid barometer in very good condition. The case appears to be walnut, the dial is enameled, and the glass is beveled. It works fine, even here in southern California. It’s 6 ½” in [...]

RARE vintage Julien P. Friez barograph anemometer Brevetes S. G. D. G. Paris

This is a very old piece. Serial number 14195 S. Handle is marked Julien P. I don’t know if it works. As you can see from the photos it shows some age and wear. All of the moving parts seem to move freely. 12 inches long, 5 and 1/4 inches wide, [...]

Antique 19th C Andrew J Lloyd Tychos compensated pocket barometer altimeter

A fine antique gentleman’s pocket barometer – altimeter with a silvered dial and beveled crystal. A useful travel device for both predicting the weather and navigation, it’s approximately 2 in diameter and is in good condition, albeit showing some wear as pictured, and could do with a polish. The needle deflects in a [...]