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Antique & Vintage Barometers for Sale

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Welcome to Love Antiques, where you will find many different types of antique barometers for sale from some of the best antique dealers in the UK and Europe. Whether you are an avid antique collector or you are looking for an antique barometer as a focal point for a room, you are spoilt for choice at Love Antiques, and you can purchase with the peace of mind that all antique sellers are thoroughly vetted before being allowed to advertise their antique barometers for sale.

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Rare Bourdon & Richard Barometer

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

Rare Bourdon & Richard Barometer

£ 970

€1,133
$1,220
Rare Bourdon & Richard Barometer

Rare Bourdon & Richard Barometer

£ 970

€1133
$1220

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

Mahogany Wheel Barometer - Lione Holborn

£ 650

€759
$818
Mahogany Wheel Barometer - Lione Holborn

Mahogany Wheel Barometer - Lione Holborn

£ 650

€759
$818

Neville Platt Antiques

Antique George III Quality Rosewood Banjo Barometer

£ 985

€1,151
$1,239
Antique George III Quality Rosewood Banjo Barometer

Antique George III Quality Rosewood Banjo Barometer

£ 985

€1151
$1239

London City Antiques

Mahogany Barograph with Unusual Case

£ 585

€683
$736
Mahogany Barograph with Unusual Case

Mahogany Barograph with Unusual Case

£ 585

€683
$736

Richard Twort

Imposing Barograph with Storm Connection

£ 785

€917
$987
Imposing Barograph with Storm Connection

Imposing Barograph with Storm Connection

£ 785

€917
$987

Richard Twort

Fine George III Banjo Barometer

Salisbury Antiques Centre

Fine George III Banjo Barometer

£ 680

€794
$855
Fine George III Banjo Barometer

Fine George III Banjo Barometer

£ 680

€794
$855

Salisbury Antiques Centre

Barometer from Havana, Cuba c.1900

£ 685

€800
$862
Barometer from Havana, Cuba c.1900

Barometer from Havana, Cuba c.1900

£ 685

€800
$862

Richard Twort

Barograph by Turnbull & Co Edinburgh

£ 725

€847
$912
Barograph by Turnbull & Co Edinburgh

Barograph by Turnbull & Co Edinburgh

£ 725

€847
$912

Richard Twort

Bow-front Marine Barometer by John Dollond

£ 3,250

€3,797
$4,088
Bow-front Marine Barometer by John Dollond

Bow-front Marine Barometer by John Dollond

£ 3,250

€3797
$4088

Wick Antiques Ltd

Quality Antique Victorian Rosewood Barometer by Ballard of Cranbrook

£ 795

€929
$1,000
Pocket Barometer Altimeter with Thermometer c.1914

£ 415

€485
$522
Pocket Barometer Altimeter with Thermometer c.1914

Pocket Barometer Altimeter with Thermometer c.1914

£ 415

€485
$522

Vavasseur Antiques

Pocket Barometer Altimeter in Case c.1939

£ 315

€368
$396
Pocket Barometer Altimeter in Case c.1939

Pocket Barometer Altimeter in Case c.1939

£ 315

€368
$396

Vavasseur Antiques

Stunning Quality Antique Victorian Black Forest Aneroid Barometer

£ 685

€800
$862
Stunning Quality Antique Victorian Black Forest Aneroid Barometer

Stunning Quality Antique Victorian Black Forest Aneroid Barometer

£ 685

€800
$862

Unique Antiques By Emma Jade

Rare Dial Recording Rain Gauge

£ 465

€543
$585
Rare Dial Recording Rain Gauge

Rare Dial Recording Rain Gauge

£ 465

€543
$585

Richard Twort

Stunning Oversized Mahogany Barometer by Negretti & Zambra

£ 1,350

€1,577
$1,698
Stunning Oversized Mahogany Barometer by Negretti & Zambra

Stunning Oversized Mahogany Barometer by Negretti & Zambra

£ 1,350

€1577
$1698

Norfolk Trade Antiques

Carpenter & Westley Pocket Barometer

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

Carpenter & Westley Pocket Barometer

£ 400

€467
$503
Carpenter & Westley Pocket Barometer

Carpenter & Westley Pocket Barometer

£ 400

€467
$503

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

Georgian Stick Barometer - Colombo of London

£ 985

€1,151
$1,239
Georgian Stick Barometer - Colombo of London

Georgian Stick Barometer - Colombo of London

£ 985

€1151
$1239

Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd

Negretti & Zambra, London Farmers Stick Barometer

£ 625

€730
$786
Negretti & Zambra, London Farmers Stick Barometer

Negretti & Zambra, London Farmers Stick Barometer

£ 625

€730
$786

Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd

Edwardian Oak Cased Barograph

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

Edwardian Oak Cased Barograph

£ 1,170

€1,367
$1,472
Edwardian Oak Cased Barograph

Edwardian Oak Cased Barograph

£ 1,170

€1367
$1472

Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

19th Century Rosewood Mercury Barometer by Joseph Somalvico  & Co

£ 895

€1,045
$1,126
Rare Weather Watch by Negretti & Zambra No R/3219 c.1924

£ 1,850

€2,161
$2,327
Rare Weather Watch by Negretti & Zambra No R/3219 c.1924

Rare Weather Watch by Negretti & Zambra No R/3219 c.1924

£ 1,850

€2161
$2327

Vavasseur Antiques

Carved Fruitwood Edwardian Barometer

£ 295

€345
$371
Carved Fruitwood Edwardian Barometer

Carved Fruitwood Edwardian Barometer

£ 295

€345
$371

Norfolk Trade Antiques

Pan American Airways Advertising Barometer

£ 325

€380
$409
Pan American Airways Advertising Barometer

Pan American Airways Advertising Barometer

£ 325

€380
$409

Richard Twort

Wall Hanging Barometer Clock with Enamel Dials

£ 675

€789
$849
Wall Hanging Barometer Clock with Enamel Dials

Wall Hanging Barometer Clock with Enamel Dials

£ 675

€789
$849

Walton House Antiques Ltd

Early Aneroid Barometer by Casella No 669 c.1864

£ 575

€672
$723
Early Aneroid Barometer by Casella No 669 c.1864

Early Aneroid Barometer by Casella No 669 c.1864

£ 575

€672
$723

Vavasseur Antiques

Stick Barometer by Robinson of London & Shrewsbury

£ 965

€1,127
$1,214
Stick Barometer by Robinson of London & Shrewsbury

Stick Barometer by Robinson of London & Shrewsbury

£ 965

€1127
$1214

Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd

Small Silver Fronted Desk Barometer c.1901

£ 475

€555
$597
Small Silver Fronted Desk Barometer c.1901

Small Silver Fronted Desk Barometer c.1901

£ 475

€555
$597

Vavasseur Antiques

19th Century London Brass Aneroid Barometer

£ 195

€228
$245
19th Century London Brass Aneroid Barometer

19th Century London Brass Aneroid Barometer

£ 195

€228
$245

Norfolk Trade Antiques

Miniature Edwardian Barometer & Thermometer

£ 325

€380
$409
Miniature Edwardian Barometer & Thermometer

Miniature Edwardian Barometer & Thermometer

£ 325

€380
$409

Norfolk Trade Antiques

Drum Barograph with Dial Retailed by Dollond No 6505 c.1910

£ 1,995

€2,330
$2,509

Antique and Vintage Barometer FAQs


What is a barometer thermometer?

Barometers are important instruments used to predict weather forecasts by measuring the differences in atmospheric pressure. This barometer vintage dealers are offering was invented in 1643 in Italy, and by the late 17th century was widely used for domestic purposes. Early barometers have a long, slender body and were operated by mercury. In the 18th century, barometers became even more popular and have revolutionised by displaying more information.


How do antique barometers work?

This classic barometer from the 17th to 19th century was used as a measuring device to predict short-term weather changes, the antique barometer thermometer comes in two types which is the mercury barometer and the aneroid barometer, a newer invention and commercially available. The antique mercury thermometer can be found with an 84 cm glass tube, sealed at the other end, and filled with a mercury reservoir at the bottom. The mercury in the tube develops a vacuum known as the Torricellian vacuum.


What is the difference between a vintage barometer and thermometer?

A thermometer is a device that is used to measure the temperature. In today’s world, thermometers are widely used to monitor processes, in medicine, and in scientific applications. It has two important elements: a temperature sensor that would rise and fall with changing temperature, and a converting function that shows the change into a numerical value.

On the other hand, barometers were first devised in the early 17th century by an Italian mathematician named Evangelista Torricelli. It has a glass tube filled with mercury that measures weather patterns. In addition to the weather changes, the barometer is also associated with altitude—decreasing the higher you are.


How do I get my vintage barometer valued?

When looking for antique barometers for sale in the United Kingdom, it’s important to recognize reproductions from an original piece. Age, condition, and rarity are the factors that determine the value of the vintage barometer and barometer antiques. At Love Antiques, we feature a series of the unique, old-fashioned barometer and antique thermometers for sale that are all in excellent working condition. We showcase a wide range of instrument from a mahogany barometer, banjo barometer, brass, wood furniture, and more. We pride ourselves on our expertise and can offer you sound advice and consultation, so feel free to explore today!


How do you set an old barometer?

When mounting your barometer, it’s important to locate it away from a heating vent or in direct sun. This also applies if you have a vintage barometer thermometer. Simply adjust the screw that can be found at the back of your barometer. Using a small screwdriver, turn the adjustment screw to move the hand to your location's exact pressure. Watch until it reaches the appropriate reading.