Ship's Wheel Barometer
made in France, c. 1935
material brass, walnut, glass
size 18 ¼ dia × 2 d in
description Impressed manufacturer's mark to reverse 'HBNP'. Printed manufacturer's mark to face 'Hermes'.
condition Brass elements have light oxidation throughout the piece. There is some slight dimpling around the rim that holds the glass in place. The glass may be replaced and the reason for the dimpling. The walnut handles have minor abrasions with slight finish loss. Slight toning and fading exist to the face and text. Overall this barometer is in very good vintage condition.