A beautiful vintage Yardley with the original puff. The whole item has the gorgeous deep gold patina of ancient vanities. On the 21st anniversary gifts made of brass are given and so all our brass powder compacts and accessories make suitable gifts for this occasion. The lid is adorned with the famous Lavender Seller logo that was so successful for Yardley in the 1930s. This decoration is is low relief atop a square cartouche mounted on a broad band of smooth gold tone. The rest of the lid & base are decorated by minutely detailed diamond shapes. The lid opens to reveal a mirror that gives a very clear reflection. The mirror is surrounded by a bezel which is signed " YARDLEY LONDON ". The powder well contains an almost empty pan of the palest pink powder & it is signed " YARDLEY LONDON " All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The thumb catch is marked " PAT NO 446485. This vanity is suitable for pressed powder or as a purse mirror. More compact mirrors.
Yardley is one of the oldest established perfume houses & the fact pack which accompanies this order will be large & lavishly illustrated.
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