Archives for November 9, 2015

Antique Wheel Barometer by Pensa, London circa 1830

Rare form antique English round top wheel barometer signed Pensa, London circa 1830. Thermometer is placed onto the main 10 dial behind a convex glass. Nicholas Goodison, author of English Barometers 1680 – 1860, suggests this was done to show off the fine figure of the veneer. Measures approx 38″ by 12″ wide. Excellent [...]


ALTIMETER / BAROMETER ANTIQUE. There is some wear to the finish. The case s missing the part that locks it. I don’t know how this works or if it works correctly. The diameter of the dial is almost 1 3/4. There is no maker’s name. (see photos for more details). Additional photos [...]

1880s English Barometer, Antique Fine Wall Mount Weather Station

Offering a fantastic, 19th century barometer. Crafted of walnut and originally made in England. Decorative face that artistically describes the weather. Glass protects the face. A thermometer sits above. A very eye catching, antique piece. Very fine, museum quality, antique, weather instrument. The wood is in excellent structural condition. A few slight marks due [...]