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Scottish Mahogany Wheel Barometer

Auction:
2286
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$705$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2286
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 01, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Scottish Mahogany Wheel Barometer, early 19th century, A. Rivolta, Edinburgh, with swan's neck cresting over hygrometer, thermometer, mirror in reeded ebonized surround, engraved silvered barometer, and maker's label level, lg. 38 3/8 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Atmospheric thermodynamics, Barometer, Hygrometer, Measuring instrument, Thermometer

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