BDG Battista Hilgay wheel barometer

Price: £795

Availability: Available

Ref No: bar 044

Date: 1850

Dimensions: 38"

A good Wheel / banjo barometer.
Maker...BDG Battista of Hilgay.
The fine case is of Rosewood of great colour having a "Swan neck" top.
Below is a engraved & silvered Dry-Damp dial.
leading to a bow fronted wooden cased thermometer with engraved & silvered scale.
The 8" dial is very well engraved & silvered with knob & finger to record last reading.
We then have the signed engraved & silvered level dial used to set-up the barometer correctly.
One years guarantee.

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