George III Mahogany Stick Barometer, Attributed to John Russell, Falkirk, c.1790
the unsigned later lacquered brass dial bearing the City of London coat of arms behind glazed door over slender trunk with ormolu mounted Corinthean column form tube cover over oval cistern cap with shell inlay
height 39.5" — 100.3 cm.
Nicholas Goodison, ENGLISH BAROMETERS, 1680-1860, Antique Collector’s Club, 1977, pp. 228-236