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A VICTORIAN BOXWOOD AND EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY WHEEL BAROMETER

JOSEPH SOMALVICO, LEATHER LANE, HOBORN, NO. 67

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A VICTORIAN BOXWOOD AND EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY WHEEL BAROMETER
joseph somalvico, leather lane, hoborn, no. 67
The case of typical outline with boxwood and ebony chequer stringing, sunburst inlay to the top above the alcohol thermometer flanked by two foliate-inlaid oval designs, the circular engraved silvered barometer dial signed Joseph Somalvico, Leather Lane, Hoborn no. 67 with counterpoised blued steel arrow-head barometer hand and brass arrow-head recording hand
36¼in. (92.5cm.) high
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