James Gatty N130 High Holborn London Antique Wheel Barometer C1790
- Price £2,400
- 37 inches/94cm tall
A fine mahogany 8 inch wheel barometer by the noted maker, James Gatty. This example features a well made thermometer box with large alcohol bulb, to the base, over an eight inch silvered dial signed above an below the centre.
Unusually the script is shown horizontally making it easier to read. It is contained in a mahogany case of excellent colour and patination.