Circa 1760 France
18th Century Louis XV Period Painted and Parcel Gilded Barometer
Height 39 inches (99 cm)
Width 10 1/2 inches (26.5 cm)
Depth 2 1/2 inches (6 cm)
A Louis XV Period parcel gilded barometer of banjo form, the green painted body with carved giltwood rocaille work and C-scrolls throughout, housing a thermometer and weather dial.
The barometer no longer retains its rear mercury glass column and as as such is offered here for its decorative qualities.