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Negretti & Zambra Mercury Wheel Barometer

Auction:
3147M
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Negretti & Zambra Mercury Wheel Barometer, mahogany case with dry/damp indicator above the thermometer and 8-in. dia. silvered scale, bubble level below marked "Negretti & Zambra/London," original direction label attached to back, ht. 39 in.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up in the gallery.
Estimate $250-350


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

London, Barometer, Equipment, Fareham, Mercury, Negretti, Negretti and Zambra, Photography, Photography in China, Photography in Japan, Thermometer, Visual arts