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Antique Victorian Vintage Gold Pocket Balloonist Barometer FL West London C1895 For Sale


Antique Victorian Vintage Gold Pocket Balloonist Barometer FL West London C1895


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Antique Victorian Vintage Gold Pocket Balloonist Barometer FL West London C1895:
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Antique Victorian PeriodBalloonistLeather Cased Pocket Compensated BarometerByF.L. West31 Cockspur StreetLondon EnglandCirca 1895
A beautiful Victorian period compensated pocket barometer. The barometer is in nice vintage fully functioning condition, has gold washed brass outer case with revolving outer ring to record barometric pressure and altitude readings. Heavy bevelled glass face to silver'd dial marked with atmospheric pressure to 31 inches and altitude to 12,000 feet. The face is marked for "Rain Change Fair""compensated" and makers details "F.L.West 31 Cockspur St London". The morocco leather silk and plush lined case is showing some wear, otherwise in nice condition, the lid snaps closed firmly
The instrument is in fully working order having been tested, it reacts correctly to barometric pressure changes
Barometer dimensions: 2"(4.9cm) diameter 3/4"(1.9cm) depth
F.L. West of 31 Cockspur street London England Opticians 39 Southampton Street Strand London were Opticians, Microscope makers and listed as “ Mathematical Instrument Maker” to Queen Victoria, in the Victorian London Directory of 1879 by Charles Dickens Jr.
A really stunning piece which would make a fantastic gift!!
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