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Mahogany Stick Barometer by Charles Wilder

Auction:
2431
Lot:
52
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:

Mahogany Stick Barometer by Charles Wilder, Peterborough, New Hampshire, c. 1865, with round top, ripple molded frame around the glazed door over the thermometer and silvered brass scale with sliding vernier, signed, Charles Wilder, Peterboro, N.H. and Woodruff's Pat. June 5, 1860, ht. 37 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Remnants of silvering remains, age consistent veneer chips, in operating condition.

Keywords

Charles Wilder, New Hampshire, Peterboro, Peterborough, Barometer, Mirrors, Silver, Wilder

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