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    Sale 5158

    Clocks & Barometers

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 791

    A Victorian Scottish mahogany sympiesometer

    D.MCGREGOR & CO, GLASGOW, GREENOCK & LIVERPOOL. CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    A Victorian Scottish mahogany sympiesometer
    D.McGregor & Co, Glasgow, Greenock & Liverpool. Circa 1850
    The rectangular case with carved pediment and moulded frame, the silvered scales signed D.MCGREGOR & CO/GLASSGOW.GREENOCK & LIVERPOOL
    24½in. (62cm.) high
    A Victorian Scottish Rosewood Marine Stick Barometer, the later white painted scales signed M.WALKER & SON/OPTICIANS GLASGOW/& GREENOCK (lacking gimbals); mercury tube removed -- 36in. (91.5cm.) high (2)


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