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Unmarked Marine Stick Barometer

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

Unmarked Marine Stick Barometer, late 19th century, concave glass over the bone engraved scales and vernier, alcohol thermometer in waist, and brass-covered cistern, with fully gimballed bracket, ht. 37 in.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up in the gallery.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

Alcohol thermometer, Barometer, Equipment, Measuring instrument, Mercury, Natural sciences, Physical sciences, Science, Thermometers