A period Louis XVI barometer from the eighteenth-century. The temperature is indicated in mercury. There is a pretty knotted ribbon ornament crowing the barometer and laurel motifs either side of the mercury. Decorative use only.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 14¼" wide x 39¾" high x 2¾" deep
Approx. overall 36cm wide x 101cm high x 7cm deep