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    Sale 2796

    The P.C. Spaans Collection of Important European Clocks

    19 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 452

    A Dutch walnut bak-barometer

    LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch walnut bak-barometer
    Late 18th Century and later
    With moulded arch cresting, the front now with two glazed later doors, above serpentine-fronted cistern covers, the upper pewter barometer plates signed Ant. Giovini Amsteldam, mercury tube removed, the later applied lower thermometer plates signed J. Ronketi Amsteldam, with alcohol thermometer
    121 cm. high


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