J Hewitson 29 Market Street Newcastle-On-Tyne Antique Wheel Barometer
- Price £2,200
- 38 inches / 96cm tall
A good rosewood stick barometer with 6 inch silvered dial C1835. The rosewood body inset with mother of pearl inlay, the tapering body terminating in a swan neck pediment over a small silvered hydrometer in the top.
The main body enclosing a convex glazed detachable thermometer box. The small silvered scale for the main dial with remote setting for today via a pierced matching brass hand. Overall a very nice, small, original instrument.