Rare Celluloid Powder Compact Romantic Gifts For Her 1950s

£84.00

A beautiful compact in superb working order. The lid is decorated with the delightful scene shown in the 1743 painting by Nicolas Lancret which is titled 'The Music Lesson' and is also one of the most popular images to be used on compact cases. The original hangs in The Louvre. There are a few signs of minor wear on the compact all are shown in the photos but it is a rare opportunity to acquire this rare novelty compact. All clasps & hinges work perfectly as does the mirror wiping mechanism.

This vintage powder compacts measures: 3 1/4" X 2 1/2 " & weighs 71.4 grams.

Delivery aims:
UK usually next working day delivery.
Europe approximately five working days.
USA & the rest of the world approximately 10 working days or less.

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