Wheel or Banjo Barometer

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About

Wheel or banjo barometer. Original mercury glass mirror. All original, small glass shell is missing from the top.

Details

  • Period
    1850-1859
  • Materials and Techniques
    Mercury Glass
    Walnut
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    37 in. H x 10 in. W x 2 in. D
    94 cm H x 25 cm W x 5 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU79718222783
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2004

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in Los Angeles, CA

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