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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 17

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STICK BAROMETER

    BY NATHAN BANNER, YORK, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STICK BAROMETER
    BY NATHAN BANNER, YORK, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The case with moulded surround terminating in elongated swan necks, moulded cistern cover, the printed paper scales graduated for summer and winter readings and signed 'Made and Sold by Nathan Banner/FROM YORK', mercury tube removed
    41½ in. (105 cm.) high


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    Literature

    Possibly 1851 Inventory, Entrance Hall, '2 Barometers - £2.10.0'