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Mahogany Banjo Barometer

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Banjo Barometer, England, early 19th century, shaped case with gilt decoration, hygrometer, thermometer, barometer with engraved brass dial, and a level, ht. 28 in.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up at the gallery.
Estimate $300-500

Mercury separated, gilding rubbed.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Barometer, Equipment, Hygrometer, Measuring instrument, Mercury, Meteorology, Physical sciences, Science, Thermometer

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