Vintage Stratton Ballet /Ballerina Themed Powder Compact 1950s


An enchanting ballet themed enamel Stratton 'Princess' loose powder compact that was made in the 1950s. The scene is signed 'Baron' as it was copied from a  photograph taken by the royal court photographer Sterling Henry Nahum whose professional name was Baron. He was famed for his photographs of the royal family, ballet dancers, film stars and debutantes. There isn't any enamel loss or fading. The compact is in good condition and it comes with the original presentation box, sifter, puff and pouch.  The mirror gives an excellent clear reflection. This compact is fitted with an automatic opening inner lid which works perfectly as do all hinges and clasps. The base is decorated with smooth tone gold stars.  Measures 3" and weighs 91 grams. 

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