Category: Instruments

Barometer, early 19th century England

A mahogany “banjo” barometer, usually by Italian makers. Especially interesting with four inlaid fans. Note details of the bonnet top crest and barber pole inlays For decoration only. H. 38″, w. 9.5″, d. 2.5″. $395.

Brass telescope

A brass telescope that collapses to pocket size. This one has protective closures for both ends. Probably English, 19th century. Working order. L. 15″. $125.