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Goldschid-form Pocket Barometer

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Goldschid-form Pocket Barometer, Switzerland, late 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with inset thermometer, and engraved "Th. Usteri-Reinacher/Zurich/No. 1859" on the rotating silvered scale drum, with magnifier, housed in the original double-hinged leather-bound case.
Estimate $300-400


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Keywords

Zurich, Barometer, Measurement, Measuring instrument, Physics, Science, Science and technology, Thermometer, Usteri