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Spring Americana, Paintings and Maritime Art

April 6 - April 8, 2017

Lot #1064
DepartmentInstrument
Sold For$375.00(hammer price)
 $450.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedMay 31, 2017

Description

ENGLISH BANJO BAROMETER 19th Century
Marked on face GB Giobbio" and "Trowbridge & Devizes" with a Masonic compass and two crossed quills. Mahogany case with four shell inlays and string and ebony inlay along edges. Broken arch pediment with brass finial. Height 39"."

Condition

Small loss of inlay. Molding missing from pediment, barely visible when viewed from the front. Mercury present.
Subject to delivery restrictions due to presence of mercury.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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