The Finest Vintage and Antique Gifts
The Finest Vintage and Antique Gifts
The Finest Vintage and Antique Gifts
The Finest Vintage and Antique Gifts

The Vintage Compact Shop Are The Leading Specialists In Vintage And Antique Vanities.

We offer bespoke service that includes free gift boxing and in-depth fact guides on your chosen gift.

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We are committed to offering outstanding hallmarked gold, silver, rare collectibles and accessories to the most discerning collectors.

As featured in the Financial Times for our fabulous selection of fine vesta cases & compacts featured in Season 2 of the hit television show Killing Eve.

Silver Stratton Compact Mirror
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Vintage Mascot Powder Compact
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Makeup Compact For Nars Loose foundation
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Vintage Stratton Blue White Powder Compact
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Vintage Floral Makeup Compact Set
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The Inventor Sahatiel Mandalian His Mandalian Brand Mesh Bags, History And Patents

The Inventor Sahatiel Mandalian His Mandalian Brand Mesh Bags, History And Patents

The owner of Mandalian Mfg. Co. was a Turkish man named Sahatiel Garabad Mandalian.  Mandalian was a prolific inventor with many patented designs registered to him. He emigrated from Turkey to the United States of America in 1898. In 1906 Mandalian entered into partnership with Eugene A. Hawkins. At this time the firm was known as Mandalian & Hawkins. On November 7 1912 the partners applied to patent a machine for making coat of mail fabric. The inventor was George Gos.
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Origins Of Damascene And Chokin Adornments As Seen On Vintage Japanese Powder Compacts

Origins Of Damascene And Chokin Adornments As Seen On Vintage Japanese Powder Compacts

The term damascene is said to be English and derived from the view that this sort of decoration resembles damask silk. This technique originated in Syria, Western Asia. Some hold the opinion that the term damascene derives from the name of Syria’s capital city, Damascus. It is believed that the process of creating damascene adornments was first practiced over 1,500 years ago. The people of the Orient regard damascene as a symbol of good fortune. 
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Antique French Silver Japonisme Geisha Locket

The French Fascination For Japanese Culture, Japonisme And The Mysterious Geisha Locket

 The word Japonism (from the French word Japonisme) is the influence of Japanese aesthetics, art, and fashion on Western culture. The term is used particularly to refer to Japanese influence on European art, most notably the Impressionist Movement. In France Japonisme referred to a style of French design found in the fine arts and it was a natural progression that this country's master silversmiths would be inspired by this exotic theme to create the most coveted objet d'art. 
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