Antique Pluviometer Set, English, Copper, Meteorological, Rain Gauge, Victorian


Antique Pluviometer Set, English, Copper, Meteorological, Rain Gauge, Victorian

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Antique Pluviometer Set, English, Copper, Meteorological, Rain Gauge, Victorian:
$1224.70


Our Stock # 18.8772

This is an antique pluviometer set. An English, copper and glass meteorological rain gauge, dating to the Victorian period and later, circa 1900.

  • Fascinating and comprehensive rain measurement device
  • Displaying a desirable aged patina - finely weathered with age
  • Patinated copper shows bright amber and verdigris hues
  • Aged glass bottle graced with characterful mottled appearance
  • In five parts, with the funnel, main cylinder, internal reservoir, glass bottle and measuring tube
  • Sitting atop the main cylinder, the funnel engraved 'Rain Gauge 5" with HH & P, London' maker's mark
  • Internal reservoir in copper dressed with a small carry handle
  • Glass bottle marked 'E 40' to the base
  • Later measuring tube by PSL with a diameter of 5"
  • Scale etched to glass from 0 to 50
  • Glass tube in very good order, replete with storage box
  • Associated rain measuring sheets supplied

This antique pluviometer set or rain recorder is a superb example of Victorian weather measuring equipment, graced with appealing patination and colour. Delivered polished ready for the home.

Dimensions:
Max Width: 14cm (5.5'')
Max Depth: 14cm (5.5'')
Max Height: 49.5cm (19.5'')

Tube Gauge Width: 4.5cm (1.75'')
Tube Gauge Depth: 4.5cm (1.75'')
Tube Gauge Height: 30cm (11.75'') 

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Delivery to most of mainland Britain is free, please let us know your post code and we will be able to confirm this.

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We offer a prompt and economical worldwide service,please Let us know your country and zip / post code and we will get the best possible service and cost for you.

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Our Stock # 18.8772

This is an antique pluviometer set. An English, copper and glass meteorological rain gauge, dating to the Victorian period and later, circa 1900.

  • Fascinating and comprehensive rain measurement device
  • Displaying a desirable aged patina - finely weathered with age
  • Patinated copper shows bright amber and verdigris hues
  • Aged glass bottle graced with characterful mottled appearance
  • In five parts, with the funnel, main cylinder, internal reservoir, glass bottle and measuring tube
  • Sitting atop the main cylinder, the funnel engraved 'Rain Gauge 5" with HH & P, London' maker's mark
  • Internal reservoir in copper dressed with a small carry handle
  • Glass bottle marked 'E 40' to the base
  • Later measuring tube by PSL with a diameter of 5"
  • Scale etched to glass from 0 to 50
  • Glass tube in very good order, replete with storage box
  • Associated rain measuring sheets supplied

This antique pluviometer set or rain recorder is a superb example of Victorian weather measuring equipment, graced with appealing patination and colour. Delivered polished ready for the home.

Dimensions:
Max Width: 14cm (5.5'')
Max Depth: 14cm (5.5'')
Max Height: 49.5cm (19.5'')

Tube Gauge Width: 4.5cm (1.75'')
Tube Gauge Depth: 4.5cm (1.75'')
Tube Gauge Height: 30cm (11.75'') 

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We offer a prompt and economicalworldwide service, we offer the best possible service and cost for you.
For International Trade Clients who wish to purchase English antiques in bulk we are able to arrange full container sourcing andshipping services. From 1 to1000 pieces just let us know your requirements.

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Antique Pluviometer Set, English, Copper, Meteorological, Rain Gauge, Victorian:
$1224.70

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