An adorable 1950s refillable compact case in very good condition. This powder compact is suitable for loose and compressed face powder. The lid decoration is beautiful and unusual - a gilt metallic embroidered rose with foliage arranged to form the perfect composition. The lid decoration is pristine and unchanged from the day it was made because it has been well protected by a cellulose acetate cover. The brass of this vanity has acquired a deep golden patina and the whole item will not need to be cleaned as it is so well made. The interior case is fitted with an excellent framed mirror which gives an accurate reflection. This compact is suitable for standard pans of compressed face powder such as Creme Puff, Rimmel Stay Matte and Constance Carroll. The original unused puff and sifter are present and so it can also be used with loose face powder. The base has a bold engraved spiral design. Measures just over 2 3/4" and weighs 63.4 grams.
We want you to be happy with your purchases and so we offer a full money back guarantee (less shipping costs). See our return policies for details.
Buy three or more listings, you will get a 10% discount on your entire order.
Guaranteed free worldwide delivery.
Free shipping - UK next working day delivery when purchased before 11 am.
Free shipping - Europe approximately three - five working days.
Free shipping - USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada & the rest of the world approximately 5 - 10 working days or less.
When you shop with us we include free worldwide tracked and insured shipping with same day / next day dispatch, as well as a free luxury gift box & handmade gift tag as standard with your order.
All purchases are shipped with an extensive illustrated historical fact pack & collector's information guide.
International expedited shipping is available at cost. This takes approximately four working days. Please contact us for details.
Have you considered layaway? With a small deposit you will secure the item until you are ready to pay in full.
We also provide a free personal shopper service. If you are too busy to browse let us know your requirements and price range and we will personally select the finest variety of our stock to suit your specifications.
Each purchase will be shipped in a beautifully decorated gift box - If you would like us to print a message for your gift tag just ask.
We are also willing to offer customers advice on how specialists keep antiques in superb condition to avoid damaging them.
As experienced collectors we are uniquely placed to give you the history of your purchase.
Alternatively you may pay by bank transfer or reserve an item and send a check / cheque to us.
Please contact us for reservations or to discuss layaway options. We ship within 24 hours of cleared payment. We use tracked, insured priority shipping & have supplied fine collectibles to many hundreds of delighted customers all over the world.
If you need any advice please feel free to contact us:
Call: 0789 6616374
International callers: +44 789 6616374