Antique mesh bottom compact Evans compact mirrors faux guilloche rouge 1930s


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An adorable 1930s celluloid Evans mesh bottom compact duo. The celluloid lid is decorated to look like guilloche enamel. Very pretty with a floral bouquet in the middle. Lift the lid to see a hinged metal mirror which gives a good reflection & the powder well with the original sifter insert. The mirror opens to reveal another compartment which is almost full of rogue & another mirror which also gives a good reflection.The interior is gilt & stamped 'MADE IN U.S.A. All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The sides are gilt too with an attractive embossed design. The mesh bottom is also in good condition with a deep patina that gives it a copper hue.

This enchantingly little compact duo measures 2 1/2" & weighs 76.1 grams.

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