a silver-mounted bowenite and guilloche enamel desk aneroid barometer

marked Faberge, workmaster Henrik Wigstrom, St. Petersburg, 1899-1908, in fitted velvet case, stamped Wartski

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On Spreading oval bowenite base enriched with chased ribbon-tied acanthus garlands within laurel and acanthus bands, the stem formed as two entwined dolphins supporting a drum-shaped bright green guilloche enamel barometer (minor enamel flakes) with acanthus and laurel mounts, the matt silver dial with climatic conditions in French and with cabochon garnet button