Richard Ebsworth - London.    Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition.
Richard Ebsworth - London.    Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition.
Richard Ebsworth - London.    Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition.
Richard Ebsworth - London.    Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition.

Richard Ebsworth - London. Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition.

c. 1820 London

Offered by Alan Walker

Price Upon Request
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
Attractive, early 19th Century mahogany Stick Barometer in essentially original condition; the arched top over well engraved silvered brass barometer register plate, inscribed with the usual weather notations, bearing rack-and-pinion operated vernier, and signed by the maker. Intriguingly, the plate has also engraved a parallel French [Paris] inches scale. The trunk of well-patinated “fiddle-pattern” mahogany, inset with detachable Fahrenheit and Réaumur mercury thermometer, and with original concealed barometer tube terminating within turned cistern cover.

A noted Optical Instrument-maker, Ebsworth worked from a number of addresses in the Fleet St. area from 1819-35. He was at No. 68 Fleet St. from 1819-20.
Stock Code
6149
Alan Walker

Alan Walker
Halfway Manor
Halfway
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8NR

+44 (0)1488 657670
+44 (0)7770 728397
Favourite Dealer
Request Dealer Alerts
Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2006
Members of
View Full Details

Browse More Items From Alan Walker

View Dealer's Gallery