MID-CENTURY MODERN SPUTNIK WEATHER STATION 1950's SPACE AGE BAROMETER GERMANY For Sale
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MID-CENTURY MODERN SPUTNIK WEATHER STATION 1950's SPACE AGE BAROMETER GERMANY:
Excellent Mid-century Modern Sputnik style weather station made by B.G.M. of West Germany in the late 1950's.
This stylish scientific instrument contains a thermometer, hygrometer and barometer inside a clear plexiglass globe with brass spikes and a radar dish resembling a Sputnik satellite. It stands on a removable brass base on which it rotates freely. The barometer band is marked "Made in Western Germany", and the bottom of the brass base is marked "B.G.M. 1765968". The underside of the base has a wall mount for hanging onto a wall if desired.
This weather station stands 8.5" tall by 5" in diameter, and weighs 1.25 lbs.
A fascinating instrument for your home, office or Mid-century Modern collection.