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Early 19th century French Barometer

An early 19th century French thermometer / barometer in a hexagonal gilded wood frame decorated with palm leaves. The top with a wind rose and bears the mention of the different states of the weather as well as the atmospheric pressure. At the top is a lyre holding a thermometer (missing) surmounted by a lyre in wood and gilded stucco decorated with palmettes, laurel leaves. Please note that the barometer is sold merely as a decorative object as missing some of the elements.
Beginning of the 19th century.


Reference number



France Early 19th century


Height: 94.5cm (37.2 inches)
Width: 50cm (19.7 inches)

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