A French stick barometer Kruines au Telescope de Horloge à Paris, around 1830

A French stick barometer Kruines au Telescope de Horloge à Paris, around 1830

Price: € 4500

Offered by Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks




A French stick barometer with mahogany veneered case with engraved and silver-plated brass scale plates.Signed: 'Kruines au Telescope de Horloge à Parisr'

A mahogany veneered case with engraved and silver-plated brass scale plates. At the top a rectangular scale plate with on the right side a mechanism for equalizing the mercury height in the column. In the center two scale plates on either side of the mercury tube. A thermometer with mercury and a thermometer with alcohol. At the bottom a crystal cut mercury reservoir which is mounted between two ormolu ornaments.

Origin
France, Paris
Period
Around 1830
Material
Wood, Mahogany, mercury, alcohol, Crystal, Gilded bronze, Brass, Silverplate
Signature
Kruines au Telescope de Horloge à Paris
Reference
100-54
Sizes
113 x 20 x 7.5 cm

Offered by

Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks

't Hofke 28
5374 HE Schaijk
The Netherlands

+31(0)6 51 169 169
http://www.clocksantique.nl

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