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A VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID ROSEWOOD WHEEL BAROMETER
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A VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID ROSEWOOD WHEEL BAROMETER

A. MASPER, BOLTON, CIRCA 1860

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A VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID ROSEWOOD WHEEL BAROMETER
A. MASPER, BOLTON, CIRCA 1860
Inlaid with flowers, leaves and a bird, with turned bone setting knob, the silvered dial signed A. MASPER BOLTON, with thermometer scale (mercury tube removed)
39½ in. (100.3 cm.) long; 11 in. (28 cm.) wide; 2½ in. (6.3 cm.) deep
Literature
D. Ogilvy, 'Golden Age', House & Garden, June 1994, p. 117.
Special Notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage

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