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Glossary of Paperweight Terms
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Tricolore Whitefriars
 
Originally the red-white-blue French flag of 1789; later, paperweights with flowers in these three colors, popular during the Revolution of 1848.
 
Triple overlay   See overlay
 
Tuft   See mushroom
 
Turban weight   A paperweight of unknown origin featuring a large turbanlike cushion with a single, large bubble surrounded by small bubbles uniformly placed.
 
Twist   See torsade
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Glossary text from The Art of the Paperweight used courtesy of L. H. Selman Ltd.

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