Daniel Quare (1649–1724)
Object Place: Europe, London, England
101.92 cm (40 1/8 in.); diam of foot: 9 in.
Medium or Technique
Wood; Walnut, brass, glass
Not On View
Portable or independent barometer. Case of turned walnut. Stands on 4 splayed feet of decorated metal. Reading plate mounted in engraved brass. Head topped by three brass finials. Plate inscribed “Invented and made by Dan Quare London”.
Plate inscribed "Invented & made by Dan Quare London"
1932, Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1883-1914) to the MFA.
Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)