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Walnut Stick Barometer

Auction:
2431
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Walnut Stick Barometer, E.C.Spooner, Boston, late 19th century, walnut and ebonized walnut curved molded crest above a silvered register with barometer and thermometer engraved "STORM KING/BAROMETER/Warranted Correct/Manufactured/And Sold by/E.C. Spooner/Boston," with lower molded telescope-form case, (minor imperfections), ht. 41 1/2 in.



Estimate $400-600

Silver surface loss on panel at top and bottom of thermometer.

Keywords

Barometer, Measuring instrument, Thermometer

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