Antique Grand Tour Bronze Column with Napoleon

item details

An attracrive and unusual antique french grand tour thermometer in silvered and patinated bronze surmounted by a bronze figure of napoleon. set on an unusual square bronze base decorated with acanthus leaf mouldings and a wreath to the front. this rises to a good cylindrical silvered bronze column with alcohol thermometer and an engraved scale for both farenheit and reaumur. the column is surmounted by the figure of napoleon in a long coat and tricorn hat with his arm across his chest. circa 1840. 10.5 inches high by 2.5 inches square ( 26 cms by 6.25 cms)

Price: £475 ( British Pounds )

Seller details

Gavin Douglas Fine Antiques

75 Portobello Road
London
W11 2QB
United Kingdom

web site

01825723441

More from this seller..

  • 	Antique musical piano painted and champleve enamel
  • 	Silver & purple guilloche enamel strut clock
  • 	Antique Grand Tour bronze of charioteer
  • 	Art Nouveau Patinated Bronze Bust of a young girl
  • 	Italian Grand Tour ruin of Temple of Vespasian
  • 	Art Nouveau bronze of woman with cherries in mouth
  • 	Antique English enamel and silver mantel clock
  • 	Good ivory shibyama and carved hardwood cane
back to top