Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925 – The Vintage Compact Shop
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925
Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925

Solid Silver Novelty Powder Compact Match Box 1925

Regular price £325.00

The most exquisite & rare sterling silver figural match box compact. The outer case & inner lid have a stylish engine turned design of vertical lines with chevrons arranged in groups of eight to form the most delicate & pretty composition. The piece is fully hallmarked on the lid, inner lid, mirror bezel & base.

These hallmarks show this was imported into London in 1925. The tab just in front of the hallmarks on the lid pulls out & as it does so the inner lid opens to reveal a delightful rectangular mirror surrounded by a golden bezel which is hallmarked with the London import mark & 925 (sterling silver).

The mirror gives a good reflection. The powder well is gilded & the whole piece in excellent condition. Image four shows the base. The sponsors were Cohen & Charles - C&C into a chamfered rectangle.


This antique compact measures almost 4" when fully open & 2 1/4 " closed & weighs 45.5 grams.

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