LOT 212 (31866) Est R2000 to R4000 – A Fortin Stick Barometer

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Item condition: Used

Description

Maker: S and A Calderara London, Stamped with Meteorological Office trade mark. An early 20th century barometer with a cylindrical brass casing pierced with a vertical slot that reveals a glazed tube, incorporating a sliding vernier collar reading against a scale in inches (24inches-32.5inches), above a fitted temperature gauge in Fahrenheit, over a glazed cistern containing mercury, with an adjustment screw fitted to base (Height: 110cm) (Condition Report: Internal chip to glazed cistern, mercury intact and imperfections evident)

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