French stick barometer signed Joseph Greppy, Paris.

Circa 1768, Paris France.

Dimensions: 98.50cm high x 11.00cm wide x 4.00cm deep

The main body of the barometer is of pine with a convex moulding scratch-cut into the edges. The front and sides are painted and calibrated in French inches along with the signature and some archaic French terms for the various weather conditions.
The glass cistern and tube are recessed into the pine and are held in place with tied silk.

Dimensions: 98.50cm high x 11.00cm wide x 4.00cm deep

£2600.00

   
French stick barometer signed Joseph Greppy, Paris.