Luxury Compact Mirror Clamshell Shaped 1950s Hallmarked Silver Handbag Mirror


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A splendid luxury compact mirror crafted in the shape of a magnificent clam-shell. We have not managed to capture the true beauty of this piece. The compact is stunningly beautiful! This accessory was crafted by Renzo Cassetti c.1950 and assayed at Firenze (Florence, Italy - 210 FI - image five). This item comprises entirely of ornate fully hallmarked .800 silver with bright-cut engravings to all exterior surfaces. This style of engraving gives the compact a mesmerising beauty as the hand engraved design reflects the light so that it appears to dance on its lid and base, which have intricate designs formed from many acanthus leaves. The acanthus leaf symbolizes immortality / enduring life in many cultures. The delightful interior and bevelled mirror echo the external clam-shell shape. The mirror gives an accurate and clear reflection. The catch and hinge work properly. Measures 3 1/2 inches wide and weighs 62.4 grams. An immaculate pouch is included. 

This compact is ideal as a handbag mirror or an eye-catching addition to your collection.

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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, applied automatically at the checkout.

Delivery aims:

FREE EXPRESS DELIVERY on this order worldwide
1 DAY SHIPPING UK - next working day delivery when purchased before 11 am.
4 - 10  DAY SHIPPING to USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand & the rest of the world.

Order by 11 am for same day dispatch. 

If you have any queries please feel to contact Danielle call +44 (0)789 6616374

Free luxury gift box & handmade gift tag as standard with your order

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.   

As gold, silver and vanities specialists we are uniquely placed to give you the history of your purchase. Each piece is shipped with a lavishly illustrated history. 

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Alternatively our U.K. customers may pay by bank transfer or reserve an item and send a cheque to us.

Please contact us for reservations or to discuss layaway options. There are no extra charges for reservations or layaway. We are very flexible and we offer up to six month reservations. We use tracked, insured priority shipping & have supplied fine collectibles to many hundreds of delighted customers all over the world.

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Call: 0789 6616374

International callers:  +44 789 6616374

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