Solid Silver Makeup Compact For Loose Foundation Italian 800 Silver Purse Mirror 1950s


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A splendid solid silver makeup compact for loose foundation.

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This superbly crafted Italian 800 silver purse mirror dates to the 1950s. The lid and base are embellished with a central flower basket containing six flowers. The most ornate bright-cut foliate engravings give the exterior case a mesmerizing beauty.  The foliate at the top of both sides forms a heart shape. Such a romantic gift! The case opens easily to reveal a bevelled mirror which gives a good and accurate reflection. The compact is hallmarked 800 ITALY. The hinge and catch work perfectly. The original sifter gauze is present. A pristine velvet pouch is included. Measures 6.7 cm x 6.5 cm. Weighs 59.9 grams. The compact is in very good condition.

This wonderful silver mid-century accessory is suitable for use as a handbag mirror or as a compact mirror for loose foundation.

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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. 

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