Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s c – The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s - The Vintage Compact Shop
Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s copper wedding gifts for her

Vintage MAP OF THE WORLD Mascot novelty handbag compact mirror 1950s copper wedding gifts for her

Regular price £125.00

 A copper map of the world Mascot novelty powder compact in excellent condition. The Mascot brand was noted for making good quality novelty handbag powder compacts in the 1950s & this is a very good example. The whole compact is beautiful. The compact is decorated with a map of the world. Surrounding the globe are four clouds with modes of transport engraved within them. One is a plane, another a car which looks very much like a 1950s Jaguar, then a steam ship & finally a train - a steam train. The rest of the base is decorated with guilloche engraving. The copper hue is gorgeous! The lid shows a map of Cyprus, a scroll underneath engraved 'CYPRUS', two clouds - one with a sailing ship & another showing St. Sophia Cathedral. The shield of The Cyprus Regiment is also shown, as this is a military collectible as well as a novelty compact. The badge of the Cyprus Regiment was a shield charged with two lions passant guardant. A very charming mid-century antique. The handle is pretty, ornate & functional. On tilting the handle slightly backwards the lid opens to reveal an excellent mirror that gives a very good reflection. The mirror bezel is marked " MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN." The inner lid is very attractive having a design of parallel lines. It is signed " Mascot ASB." All clasps & hinges work perfectly. .


This novelty powder compact measures almost 3" X 2 1/2" & weighs 82.9 grams.

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