Sikes Hydrometer - Brass, Mahogany - circa 1920

Description
Sikes Hydrometer - Brass, Mahogany - circa 1920
England

Because of a change of collection scientific instruments:
Very original and complete antique hydrometer.

Manufacturer: Sikes/ Loftus London GB

Beautiful mahogany box with good hinges and close parentheses.
On the lid is a brand plate made of bone and it has an edge intarsia.
Good, neat interior with red silk fabric and blue velvet fabric.
The round supports for the weight discs are also made of bone.
The weight discs are of gilded brass and are numbered equal at the back.
Good working thermometer on plate made of made. Loftus engraved.
The indication is in Fahrenheit.
In unpolished and original condition.

Will be carefully packaged and sent by insured mail with track and trace number.

Lot details
Object
Sikes Hydrometer
Material
Brass, Mahogany
Manufacturer/ Brand
Loftus London
Estimated Period
circa 1920
Country of Origin
England
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
55×100×205 mm
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