A Baccarat faceted mushroom weight
Mid 19th Century
The coloured tuft set within a torsade of white gauze entwined by cobalt-blue thread between mercury bands, cut with a window and three rows of printies, star-cut base (very slight chips and minor bruise to printies, slight chip to footrim and bruising to base)
3.1/8 in. (8 cm.) diam.