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    Sale 5969

    A West Country Tradition - Avon Antiques, Bradford-upon-Avon, Wiltshire

    21 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    A George III mahogany and satinwood-banded stick barometer

    BY JOHN FIELD, LONDON, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A George III mahogany and satinwood-banded stick barometer
    By John Field, London, circa 1800
    With arched case and turned hemispherical cistern cover, the silvered and engraved register plates signed 'FIELD/Cornhill, LONDON', with Vernier scale and brass cap to replaced tube; mercury removed
    38¼ in. (97 cm.) high; 5 in. (12.5 cm.) wide; ¾ in (9 cm.) deep


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