PO Box 2135
Asheville, NC 28802
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Nov 17, 2023
French, 19th century, circular case surmounted by two recumbent figures, Eurydice and Orpheus, foliate and grape decoration, centering a circular band with bas relief star design, glass cover over paper dial marked "Barometre Metallique" with two medals "Medaille D'or/Erourdon et Richard Brevetes Paris/Exposition 1849" and "Exposition Universelle/Grande Medaille de 1st Classe/Londres 1851.", 16-1/2 x 16-1/2 x 5-1/2 in.
Provenance: Private Collection
not tested for functionality, break and loss to decorative element at top behind figures, break to lyre, rubbing and discoloration, some scuffs and abrasions at high relief areas, surface dirt/accretion
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