As seen on the Kigu archive - a wonderful 1960s Kigu "Party Case". Both the lid & base show the ornate design we have come to expect from mid century Kigus. The jeweller's gilt finish is excellent as is the whole item. All clasps & hinges work perfectly. It is a double access carry all with a face powder compartment (image one) which is unused. The puff & sifter do not have any traces of powder. The mirror is good. The inner lid is decorated with a honey comb design & an oval cartouche inscribed with the triangular Kigu registered trademark. The other compartment is for seven vintage cigarettes or money. The cigarette holder & everything in excellent working order. The "Snake-Type" chain perfect & sturdy. A very practical evening bag. The lipstick still works & there is still some pink lipstick left. The lipstick has the triangular Kigu trademark.
This adorable vintage Kigu "Party Case" measures 3" X 3" & weighs 184.5 grams.
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