Miscellaneous >> 19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER

A 19th Century Black Marble Obelisk Shaped Thermometer. The shaped column inlaid with malachite, to follow the shape of the obelisk, and surrounding a likewise shaped thermometer plate, reading the temperature to the left of the plate, and temperature indication, i.e Frozen, Temperate, Summer Heat and Blood Heat. The obelisk resting on a square plinth, inlaid with marbles to form rising flowers and leaves. The plinth over a stepped base. Date circa 1840. Height 14 inches, 36cm. Width 5 1/2 inches, 14cm. Depth 5 1/2 inches, 14cm.

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DESK THERMOMETER

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19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER

19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER

19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER

19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER

19TH C INLAID MARBLE DESK THERMOMETER