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    Sale 5158

    Clocks & Barometers

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 776

    A Queen Anne walnut stick barometer

    CIRCA 1705

    Price Realised  

    A Queen Anne walnut stick barometer
    Circa 1705
    The trunk with moulded sides and terminating in a turned cistern cover, later cover to tube, with trade card for G.J. Dawson (Percy Dawson) pasted to the rear of the backboard, engraved brass register plates; mercury tube removed
    37½in. (95cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Phillips of Hitchin, Herts, 16 June 1947