18th Century Louis XVI Period Thermometer and Barometer For Sale
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18th Century Louis XVI Period Thermometer and Barometer

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A French provincial barometer/ thermometer on a painted wood panel in a frame, circa 1790, using the Reaumur standard of measurements (Antoine Ferchault de Reaumur). Original paint and measurements.

Details

  • Of the Period
    French Provincial
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    1790
  • Condition Details
    minor losses and chipping and flaking of paint. Glass rods appear to be replacements.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 41 in. x W 9 in. x D 1 in.H 104.14 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 2.54 cm
  • Seller Location
    Doylestown, PA
  • Seller Reference Number
    18009/a
  • Reference Number
    LU83709597023
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