Bonhams : A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen
A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen

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Lot 8
A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer
William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen

£ 2,000 - 3,000
US$ 2,600 - 3,800

Fine Clocks

17 Jun 2008, 14:00 BST

London, New Bond Street

A mid 19th century mahogany and ebony banded bow fronted stick barometer
William Duncan, 92 Union Street, Aberdeen
Surmounted by a concave cresting over a well figured trunk applied with a mercury thermometer and terminating in an ebonised urn-shaped cistern cover flanked by canted corners and set with an ivory float, the two-piece ivory dial with rack and pinion vernier 99cm (39in) high.

Footnotes

  • to come on ivory floats
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