An unusual Victorian double steering-wheel desk clock and barometer






Height 11.50 inch. Width 8.75 inch.

Please note that shipping costs are supplied upon purchase.


An unusual Victorian double steering-wheel desk clock and barometer, comprising two silver-plated and gilt steering wheels, one enclosing a clock and the other a barometer, set upon a capstan on a rotating cogged wheel flanked by two cannon balls, surmounted by a gimballed compass, all on a white onyx base, the clock face inscribed ‘Paris 1878, Exposition Internationale’ with English labels. Compass replaced. English, c 1878.

We have been working with the same trusted delivery team for over twenty five years. They are not only experienced specialists in packing and handling antiques and delicate items, but they are reliable, will liaise with you directly and will always go the extra mile to make sure that you have the best service.

International customers can be confident that we are experienced in shipping items around the world by sea and air. Please contact us if you need help with freight charges and we would be happy to help and provide you with a quote.

Wick Antiques was established by Charles Wallrock in the early 1980s. Having grown up in the Antiques world Charles has developed an extensive wealth of knowledge and is extremely passionate about the antique world so please feel free to contact us with any queries or questions.

We accept Credit and Debit Cards (Please add debit/credit card logos) and Bank Transfer. Please use the form below to enquire about this product, or you can contact us on the numbers below or by emailing charles@wickantiques.co.uk.

Would You Like Something Similar?

Create an alert for a similar product

    I consent to future marketing

    Save Alert