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Bird's-Eye Maple Stick Barometer

Auction:
2267
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Bird's-Eye Maple Stick Barometer, Charles Wilder, Peterboro, New Hampshire, c. 1860, the arched crest above a thumb-molded door opening to an engraved silvered dial showing barometric pressure and thermometer, marked "Woodruff's Pat. June 5, 1860 Charles Wilder Peterboro N.H.," bracketed throat and molded base, refinished, ht. 39 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Keywords

Peterboro, Charles Wilder, New Hampshire, Barometer, United States, Wilder

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