1950s Stratton Ballerina Musical Compact Vintage Music Box Violetta El – The Vintage Compact Shop
Ballerina musical powder box Stratton musical compacts vintage musical boxes 1950s enamelled - The Vintage Compact Shop
Ballerina musical powder box Stratton musical compacts vintage musical boxes 1950s enamelled - The Vintage Compact Shop
Ballerina musical powder box Stratton musical compacts vintage musical boxes 1950s enamelled - The Vintage Compact Shop
Ballerina musical powder box Stratton musical compacts vintage musical boxes 1950s enamelled - The Vintage Compact Shop
Ballerina musical powder box Stratton musical compacts vintage musical boxes 1950s enamelled - The Vintage Compact Shop

1950s Stratton Ballerina Musical Compact Vintage Music Box Violetta Elvin

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 This is a sound little musical box that plays well. Isn't this beautiful? A rare working Stratton 'Musica' with a delightful enamel ballet scene on the lid. The powder box is in superb condition & it comes complete with the original pouch, puff & sifter which are in excellent condition & do not have any traces of powder on them. The enamel scene is enchanting - an exquisitely beautiful scene which does not have any enamel fading or loss.

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All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The bevelled mirror is excellent & it gives a perfect reflection.Turn the winder three quarter turns in a clockwise direction, pull up the stopper and the musical box plays its enchanting tune.

The tune plays for just over one minute. Originally this scene was taken from a photograph by the society photographer Baron & it bears his signature. The lid shows the ballerina Violetta Elvin dancing in 'Sleeping Beauty'. This Stratton 'Musica' measures 3 1/4" X 2 3/4" & weighs 173.4 grams.

Number five (along with two other ballet themed mid-century 'Musicas') in our all time Top Twenty Stratton Powder Compacts.

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