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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 390

    A DUTCH MAHOGANY CISTERN BAROMETER

    FELIX FRANZI, AMSTERDAM. LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DUTCH MAHOGANY CISTERN BAROMETER
    FELIX FRANZI, AMSTERDAM. LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The case of typical form, the broken arch pediment surmounted by a carved urn finial, the door and cover applied with carved ribbon tied garlands, three engraved silvered brass register plates headed by urn finials, the upper plates inscribed Fx. Franzi/Fecit Amsteldam, the thermometer plate inscribed Felix Franzi/Fecit Amsteldam (rubbing to the silvering); mercury tube and thermometer removed
    123 cm. high


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