A large giltwood barometer, the oval moulded frame surmounted with a carved ribbon tied in a bow and a pendant tassel to the base. The painted dial with thermometer and indicators, signed very faintly at the bottom préparé par Leuireur officier à Rue du Palais du justice and Rue Le Noir au Fauberg St Antoine à Paris. French, Louis XVI, circa 1775
Condition: In working order. Gilt rubbed thin in many places.