Delightful Art Nouveau Boxed Antique Silver Thermometer. A superb Art Nouveau thermometer still in its original box.The box has' With Compliments of Percy & Co' perhaps this was a Christmas gift from the company as it has'Xmas 1904' also written on the box? The box has a silk lined lid with the makers/retailers name on it'George Collins 118 Newgate London'. The base is lined in dark green velvet. The thermometer is silver fronted with flowers and scrolls in that typically wonderful Nouveau style.
The silver stamp has the anchor for Birmingham, and letter'E' for the year 1904/5. The back of the thermometer is covered in what appears to be leather? This fabulous quality item is working and in great original condition especially for a 116 year old piece (very minor wear, scratch).Measures 8.25in x 4.5in case size. This superb piece has style, age, quality and is in working condition.
Would make a stunning and rare present. Postal costs refer to UK mainland addresses. I do not sell reproduction items or copies, I also do not clean or restore my items but prefer to offer them in a genuinely sleepy state ready for professional restoration. I often do have items for sale that are in superb'ready to use' condition and have many satisfied clients built up over 20 years. I always pack my items very well and securely using appropriate materials.
Please note that as all shippers refuse to insure antique clocks in transit I cannot offer a guarentee for their safe arrival, but will always ensure that they are well protected in transit and with a recognised courier. In the unlikely event of a problem, please contact me first so that I can have the opportunity to arrange a solution.The item "Delightful Art Nouveau Boxed Antique Silver Thermometer. C1904 Working" is in sale since Saturday, May 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Scientific Collectables\Scientific Instruments\Thermometers". The seller is "timerunner56" and is located in Bournemouth, Dorset. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.