Pocket Watch Form Aneroid Barometer, c. 1900
|Inventory Number:|| 81512|
|Object Type:|| barometer|
|Brief Description:||Aneroid barometer in form of pocket watch (no. 0/072363), c.1900, with 25-30 scale marked stormy, rain, change, fair and very dry on white enamel face. With polished brass casing.|
Instrument belonged to the donor's family but never worked. Similar to instrument shown in Negretti & Zambra catalogue c. 1880.
|Primary Inscriptions:||"0/072363" scratched on bottom edge of case.|
|Provenance:||Presented by Mr. Jeremy Montagu.|