19'th century pressure gauge
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Price: $275.00 US
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Dimensions: 12 inches diameter; depth 2 ½ inches
Description: # 1 pressure gauge, manufactured by E. H. Ashcroft, Boston, USA; restored brass. the Ashcroft Company in Massachusetts advises that the company has been in business since the 1870's. They are unable to verify whether this gauge was for nautical or industrial use; normally a nautical gauge would have 'WC' (water column) marked. Possibly from a ship at the port of Montreal, where it was acquired.
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