M722 Banjo Barometer


Very large carved wood case, showing Mercury′s winged helmet at the top with drapery, and an anchor; ruler; attache case; and ?.

The top dial is a mercury thermometer on a silvered register plate, and below that is a white porcelain dial signed E. Cetti, 36 Brooke St., Holborn, London (working at this address 1883-1895). At the bottom of the dial is written: Presented to the Clock and Watch Makers Asylum by the above.

Maximum Dimensions 44 x 20
Date C. 1890