The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Barometer and thermometer
  • Barometer and thermometer
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1770
  • Veneered pear wood, brass, turtleshell, gilt bronze, mahogany, glass and enamel
  • Object size: 102.5 x 19.8 x 5.1 cm
  • Inscription: 'Repaired 21.8.72 / S.G.M. / Rep. 23.2.38 / H. Hildersley' In pencil
  • F380
  • East Drawing Room
History
Further Reading
  • Hertford House, 1870; acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.