• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 268

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BOXWOOD-STRUNG STICK BAROMETER

    C. MARTINOIA. EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BOXWOOD-STRUNG STICK BAROMETER
    C. MARTINOIA. EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The case with a broken pediment top and boxwood stringing to the glazed door and trunk with sliding Vernier scale, signed 'C. Martinoia/FECIT'; mercury tube removed
    37¾ in (96 cm.) high


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