A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer William Duncan, 92 Union St
Lot 8
A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer
William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen
Surmounted by a concave cresting over a well figured trunk applied with a mercury thermometer and terminating in an ebonised urn-shaped cistern cover flanked by canted corners and set with an ivory float, the two-piece ivory dial with rack and pinion vernier 99cm (39in) high.

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  • to come on ivory floats
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