London, South Kensington
23 April 2002
A Baccarat mushroom weight
the tuft of loosely packed coloured canes within a torsade of opaque-white gauze entwined with cobalt-blue threads, set between mercury bands, on star cut base, mid 19th century (small bruise and chipping) -- 7cm. diam.
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