Wheel Barometer by A. Rivolta

Height: 38" or 98cm



Wheel Barometer by A. Rivolta

CIRCA. 1830

A fine 8” banjo wheel barometer signed A. Rivolta with a beautiful silvered engraved dial, brass slave hand and fine moon poise blued steel hand within a brass bezel. The spirit thermometer also on a fine silvered engraved scale set upon a mahogany case featuring floral and conch shell inlays and boxwood banding with a brass urn finial set between the broken architectural pediment.