7.5" heavy brass porthole precision barometer - nautical
A barometer is used to measure atmospheric pressure. Its a veritable crystal ball for the ship's captain or meteorologist, one of the most important instruments in determining how to prepare the crew and vessel. This one's brand new with solid brass casing and measures 7.5" total across base x 2.5" deep. Barometer face measures approximately 4 "¾ " in diameter. Wall mount it features two smooth latches and precision opening bezel to expose a well made barometer mechanism manufactured in germany. 2 year manufacturer's warranty. Heavy glass and heavy solid brass casing and hardware manufactured in taiwan. Weight is approximately 3.75 lbs. This porthole barometer would be a beautiful addition to any home, restaurant or office. It makes a great gift, collectible or decor for any home, den, office or restaurant. Every captain will enjoy this hanging on the bulkhead of his yacht or office.