French Louis XVI Pd. Giltwood Barometer and Thermometer

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About

Elegant and very decorative giltwood and painted wood barometer and thermometer from the end of 18th century. The crest is a delicately carved and gilded "panier fleuri" when the bottom is ornated by a "feuille d'eau " decor. The barometer has been fitted with a new mercury tube and is therefore in working condition.
This barometer would be a gorgeous decoration for any wall.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    37 in. H x 12 in. W x 2.5 in. D
    94 cm H x 30 cm W x 6 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Charleston, SC
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU92028236083
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2011

Typical response time: 7 hours

Located in Charleston, SC

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