A fine quality 10" mahogany wheel barometer by Lione & Somalvico of London. The case is veneered with figured mahogany and strung with lines of ebony and boxwood with tulip wood banding, the thermometer case is also decoratedwith the same tulip wood. The barometer is fitted with engraved and silvered hygrometer, thermometer and register dial.The silvered dial is engraved 'Lione & Somlalvico 14 Brook St, Holb. London'. The partnership between Dominick Lione and Joseph Somalvico (the first of famous family of barometer makers) is recorded as working from 14 Brook St. Between 1811 & 1818.Height. 39.5" We offer a delivery and set-up service on this item.