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A VICTORIAN EBONZIED AND ROSEWOOD STICK BAROMETER

JOSEPH SOMALVICO, LONDON, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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A VICTORIAN EBONZIED AND ROSEWOOD STICK BAROMETER
joseph somalvico, london, third quarter 19th century
The case of massive construction with foliate-carved cresting above the twin Vernier bone scale signed Josh. Somalvico & Co. 2 Hatton Garden, London, the left vernier scale engraved 10 A. M. Yesterday, the right scale engraved 10 A.M. To Day/, twin bone vernier adjustment knobs below with the mercurial thermometer applied to the trunk with folaite-carved wood decoration, the molded cistern cover with a foliate-carved top
44in. (112cm.) high
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