Tuesday
Jun132017

John Spencer Union St Glasgow No.39 c. 1860 Stock No.3420

John Spencer Union St Glasgow No.39  c.1860

An unusual  Scottish stick barometer with a signed  ivorine scale, and simple brass marker, in a mahogany case with typical `Scottish box cistern cover.

Price: £480
Stock No.3420

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Tuesday
Jun132017

Molton & Co. Fecit c. 1840  3419

Molton & Co. Fecit  c.1840

A good early Victorian stick barometer and thermometer with an engraved brass scale and pointer protected by a hinged door, the mahogany case with feather banding decoration, and the turned cistern cover with boxwood inlay.

Francis Molton is recorded working as an optician and clockmaker in Dove Street, Norwich, from 1830 to 1842

Price: £1,900
Stock No.  3419

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Sunday
Jan152017

G.Husson, Menton & Aix les Bains. c.1920

G.Husson, Menton & Aix les Bains. c.1920

A superb quality travelling desk set, comprising 8-day clock, aneroid barometer, and two thermometers, one showing Centigrade and the other Farenheit, the gilded art deco strut case sitting in a fitted plum velvet lined travelling case.

Overall size out of the case = w. 5 ¾” x h. 6 ¼”

Price: £2,400
Stock No. 3134

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