An unused satinized copper 1940s carryall / vanity case / minaudiere. The lid is composed of strips of satinized copper woven together to form a basket weave albeit in metal. The brushing technique which gives this vanity case a satinized finish renders the metal to look smooth and shiny like satin. The copper hue making this vanity even more enchanting. An ideal copper wedding / 7th anniversary gift. Made in one of the most glamorous decades in recent history it has a luxurious feel - Hollywood glamour! This vintage vanity set is suitable for use with loose face powder.
The whole item is in good condition and has not been used to store powder. All clasps and hinges and the strap handle are in perfect working order. This carryall has a very good mirror which gives a clear accurate reflection. The powder well contains the original unused fabric puff and the original Lucite faux tortoise shell comb which is wrapped in the original felt cover which has a compartment for tissues. The comb, felt cover and puff are in excellent condition. The base is decorated with an engine turned design of vertical lines. Measures 10 cm x 7.5 cm & weighs 182.6 grams.
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