An English Banjo barometer J. Shetrino Worcester, around 1830

An English Banjo barometer J. Shetrino Worcester, around 1830

Price: Price on request

Offered by Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks




An English Banjo barometer with mahogany veneered case with lemon wood intarsia. Thermometer and hygrometer.

An English Banjo barometer with mahogany veneered case with lemon wood intarsia. Thermometer and hygrometer.

Indication by means of a blued steel pointer, which is turned by means of a pulley system connected to a float in the mercury tube. Furthermore, a brass pointer to set the position of the iron pointer by means of a rotary knob which is located under the silver-plated scale plate. In the middle of the cupboard is a Butler mirror

Origin
United Kingdom
Period
around 1830
Material
Wood, Mahogany, mercury
Signature
J. Shetrino Worcester
Reference
100-56
Sizes
98.5 x 26.5 cm

Offered by

Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks

't Hofke 28
5374 HE Schaijk
The Netherlands

+31(0)6 51 169 169
http://www.clocksantique.nl

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