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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3230M Marlborough
April 12, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Admiral Fitzroy Mercury Barometer

$308$250
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Admiral Fitzroy Mercury Barometer, c. 1870, acanthus-leaf-carved finial above the interior paper dials with baroscope, barometer and thermometer scales, and a retail label reading "J. Bruce/Liverpool," ht. 45 1/2 in.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up in the gallery.
Estimate $300-500

staining and losses to paper dials


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Fitzroy Mercury Barometer