10-03-2008 10-04-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2426 Boston
October 3, 2008 4:00PMCalender
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Continental .830 Silver Presentation Thermometer

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2426 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 03, 2008 4:00PM

Description:

Continental .830 Silver Presentation Thermometer, c. 1866, rectangular case, lid folding back to become the stand, engraved to lid with crowned monogram, in fitted Michelsen retailer's case, lg. 3 3/4 in.

Note: Bearing monogram of Princess Dagmar of Denmark (1847–1928), later Maria Feodorovna, consort of tsar Alexander III of Russia.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Denmark, Alexander III, Dagmar, Maria Feodorovna, tsar