How to date your vintage Stratton powder compact.


Eleanor & I made a video for people who wished to date their vintage Stratton powder compacts.

In 1997 the Company that made the Stratton powder compacts was sold & they ceased to be British made. Many collectors like only to collect antique or vintage powder compacts & so it is essential that we can date our purchases. Today Stratton compacts are still being made but they are not vintage compacts & there is a lot of confusion about what is & is NOT a vintage Stratton. Vintage Stratton powder compacts are sought after because these British made vanities were made to extremely high standards. For example: Stratton were famed for the quality of their enamel decorations.

The vast vintage Stratton archive has been documented by a wonderful lady called Juliette Edwards. Juliette Edwards is rightly considered to be THE vintage Stratton expert & we are grateful to her for releasing this information in her very informative book " The Stratton Key ".

You will see the video in our " About Us " section.

We hope you will find this video helpful. If you would like to contact either Dani or Eleanor directly please feel free -

antiqueandcollect@gmail.com

 

Dani X

 


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