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Cox Marine Stick Barometer

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Cox Marine Stick Barometer, Devonport, England, mahogany case with hinged dial door opening to reveal the engraved bone scale and thermometer, plaque above reads "Cox/Optician/Devonport," thin waist and brass cistern cover, ht. 37 1/2 in.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up in the gallery.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Devonport, United Kingdom, Barometer, Equipment, Mercury, Natural sciences, Physical sciences, Science, Thermometer