LOT 0181 Est R500 to R1500 – A Late Georgian Mahogany & Veneered 4-Glass Wheel Barometer

Winning Bid: R500.00

Item condition: Used

SKU: 181 Category:

Description

Maker: C Vitta, Stafford circa 1830, the broken swan-neck pediment with turned finial, above a banjo frame with inlaid banded stringing, gilt-metal framed dry/damp dial, arched panel with inset thermometer, convex mirror plate & metal aneroid barometer dial with pierced sprocket hands & lower spirit level, engraved with the maker’s name, the reverse features a mercury filled siphon tube & pulley system (As found, losses, thermometer tube deficient, Sold W.A.F) (Length: 98.5cm)

Auction History

Auction has finished

Highest bidder was: wjdt

Date Bid User Auto
2021-03-30 15:15R500.00wjdt
2021-03-20 20:00Auction started