Vintage bridesmaids gifts Melissa powder compacts gifts for moms / mums 1950s


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This compact is suitable for use with pressed / solid face powder or as a handbag mirror.

An stylish and well made mid-century powder compact. The all gilt lid is beautiful - it has a complex and beautiful engine turned design. All clasps and hinges work perfectly. The mirror is excellent & gives a clear and accurate reflection. The mirror bezel is signed 'Melissa MADE IN ENGLAND'. The base is decorated with a woven effect design. This compact can accommodate powder pans measuring 67 mm like Max Factor 'Creme Puff', 'Miss Beauty' & CCUK Constance Carroll.

This vintage powder compact measures 3" & weighs 64 grams.

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