Victorian Ships Barometer by John Barker, Kensington

Brass cased Ship’s Barometer, enamel dial with the usual weather indications and central setting hand. The dial signed John Barker & Co. Kensington. The barometer mounted on an old oak board. C.1895

‘Barometer makers and retailers’ by Edwin Banfield lists John Barker & Co. As working from no.71 Kensington High Street, London from 1890 into the early 1900’s.

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