Rare antique Colgate powder compact


A super antique Colgate compact. This is such a beauty & ideal as a film prop too. The whole exterior case is fine enamel. The lid is decorated with the classic laurel leaves in a circular band. One of the most delightful aspects of this compact is that the enamel whether age or design has the appearance of old wood. All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The mirror is very good & gives an excellent reflection. The antique powder plate is still in place & so is a certain amount of the very pale pink powder. This vanity is made all the more charming by the presence of the original high quality golden silk & lambs wool puff, which is in superb condition & the instruction leaflets too.
The compact is signed 'COLGATE & CO. NEW YORK U.S.A.' The compact is in very good condition.

This antique compact measures 2 1/2" & weighs 61.9 grams.

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