A Late Eighteenth Century Satinwood Wheel Barometer

Height: 4' 2 ½ " 123cm
Origination: English
Circa: 1790

The barometer has an ebonised swan-neck pediment over a removable hygrometer and thermometer, with a 5 inch signed enamel Roman dial set over a silvered 12 inch dial and signed level.  The timepiece with tall rectangular plates united by five pillars with anchor escapement.

 

Signed Richard Ganthony, Lombard Street, London.

£6,500.00