The Boreal Arrow
Code BA130516323: ANTIQUE VICTORIAN POCKET CASED COMPENSATED BAROMETER
|This is for a nice old pocket barometer in its original leather case from the late 1800s. The leather case is in excellent condition with a strong hinge and a sprung button to open the lid and secure it when closed. It comes in a gilt metal case with a rotating bezel for the use of the altimeter function. The case is free of dings or dents. The dial is numbered in inches of mercury (from 21 to 31) and in feet (from 0 to 10000). It gives indication to weather changes (RAIN, CHANGE, FAIR). The dial is still in excellent condition and is covered with a glass crystal in excellent condition. The barometer is in full working order and has been tested with an air bag. The barometer measures 48mm in diameter and is 18mm thick. The leather case measures 59mm in diameter.