An early 19th century ebony strung stick barometer  Hawkes Grice, Bond Street, London
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An early 19th century ebony strung stick barometer Hawkes Grice, Bond Street, London
Sold for £2,160 (US$ 3,630) inc. premium
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Lot Details
An early 19th century ebony strung stick barometer
Hawkes Grice, Bond Street, London
The arched top with moulded edge over a long trunk with visible mercury thermometer tube, terminating in a flat fronted cistern cover, the signed one-piece silvered dial with rack and pinion vernier and seven weather predictions 93cm (36in) high.

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  • William Hawks Grice was an optician and mathematical instrument maker working from 3 New Bond Street from 1818 to 1823.
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