Barometer

about 1710


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

105.41 cm (41 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

32.416

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Walnut case. molded mercury cover and brass reading plate in head, flanked by columns and turned ornaments, and topped by molded cornice and three square finials, topped with balls. Base ends with a turned ornament.

Provenance

1932, Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1883-1914) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour (1833-1914)