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Carved Walnut Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
541
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Walnut Aneroid Wall Barometer, last quarter 19th century, with a pitch pediment and central finial above the turned columns flanking the silvered scale mercury thermometer, carved sunburst and finials in the midsection, 9 3/4-in. engraved silvered barometer dial with floral carved spandrels and freestanding columns, all above the lower carved pedestal, ht. 49 in.
Estimate $600-800


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