Thomas Blunt London Antique Stick Barometer C1805
- Price £9,500
- 37 inches / 94cm tall
A fine, rare and desirable mahogany stick barometer by the well regarded maker Thomas Blunt. This example with a bayonet tube above and behind a long silvered thermometer scale (22 inches), with the thermometer bulb enclosed by a well made pierced brass cage.
The barometer scale with adjustable hand vernier and engraved with the makers name in the arched top. The cistern cover is turned hemispherical cuban mahogany with a brass clip, and is fitted with a transit screw to the base.