This rare powder compact is suitable for use with loose face powder or as a handbag mirror.
An extremely rare fully hallmarked sterling silver & rose gold powder compact made c.1940. This superbly made continental silver compact has the most exquisite lid. The engine turned lines contrast sharply with the most gorgeous rose gold flowers in low relief. Behind & underneath the gold flowers daisy form flowers engraved into the silver in delightful clusters. Certainly this is a high quality piece that would be cherished.
All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The bevelled mirror is excellent & gives a perfect reflection. The original sifter is in place & like the compact it is in very good order. The base has an engine turned design of vertical lines. The compact is in excellent condition. The lid & base are both hallmarked.
This charming solid silver vintage powder compact measures 9 cm & weighs 112.3 grams.
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