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I have an Aneroid brass barometer, brass I think. heavy over 100 years old? says on the dial THE HUGHES OWENS CO LTD and on the bottom of the window it says MONTREAL & WINNIPEG.. any ideas on the value and where to sell/

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Approx. 6 inches in diameter and it works.

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Is this in the original Box, or case?

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