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3364T Marlborough
April 6, 2020 12:00 PM - April 14, 2020 07:00 PMCalender
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Lewis Martinelli Japanned Mercury Wheel Barometer

$625$500
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3364T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 06, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Lewis Martinelli Japanned Mercury Wheel Barometer, London, first quarter 19th century, gilt-decorated japanned case with arched crest, alcohol thermometer in throat, silvered barometer dial below engraved "L. Martinelli/No 82 Leather Lane/Holborn/London," ht. 36 in.

Provenance: Sotheby's, October 24, 1998, collection of Ira and Nancy Koger.

Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up in the gallery.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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Keywords

Lewis Martinelli, Nancy Koger, Ira, London