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FRENCH BAROMETER A French Barometer with a mahogany-veneered case, c. 1800. The barometer is provided with a Toricelli tube with large reservoir - typical of French barometers for the purpose of a greater accuracy - and a mercury thermometer. The atmospheric pressure and the temperature are indicated on large silvered brass register plates. The barometer is signed by the maker as follows: BAROMETRE Simple Par harang Palais Royal The air pressure is indicated in French inches (26-30), while the temperature is shown in Centigrade. The barometer scale also indicates the weather conditions. Furthermore, it is provided with a gilt brass vernier scale for accurate reading. The barometer is in excellent condition

Price:  on request



Landgoed "Oosterheide"
Tilburgse Baan 1
4904 SP Oosterhout
tel +31 (0)76 587 57 00
Opening times:
By appointment only.


Also at:
Ginnekenweg 328,
4835 NL Breda.
tel +31 (0)76 560 01 02
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From 10 A.M. till 5 P.M.
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