Pressed Powder Compact With Mirror 1950s Melissa


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Pressed powder compact with mirror.  

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This Melissa compact has a splendid iridescent mother of pearl lid. It was made in the 1950s and it is in very good condition, as it has not been used. This compact will hold all standard size powder pans measuring 67 mm diameter. Examples: Max Factor Creme Puff, Rimmel Stay Matte, Constance Carroll and Miss Beauty.  The interior contains a large clear mirror framed by a gilt bezel which is signed 'MELISSA Made in England.' The powder well is lined with the original pristine protective insert. The base has an attractive engine turned design. Measures 3" and weighs 91.8 grams. 

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