Highly Collectible Vintage Stratton Enamel Ballet Compact 1950s


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A lovely vintage Stratton ballet themed powder compact which is decorated with a scene taken from a Cecil Golding portrait named Gaiety. 

More beautiful powder compacts.

The enamel lid decoration is in good condition. There isn't any loss of enamel or fading. The compact is decorated with a gilt finish which has a deep rich golden patina. The mirror gives a good and accurate reflection. The mirror bezel is signed STRATTON MADE IN ENGLAND. The inner lid is also signed Stratton MADE IN ENGLAND. All catches and hinges work perfectly. The compact is in good condition. The original sifter is in place it has been sanitised and so it is free of powder residue, as is the compact. The base is decorated with a fine spiral. Measures 3 1/4 inches diameter. Weighs 123.3 grams. 

There are signs of use/age on the mirror, the inner lid and the base. 

This Stratton Marquis compact is ideal as a display collectible or for use with loose face powder.

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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, EU, New Zealand & the rest of the world.

Order by 11 am for same day dispatch. 

We no longer ship to Germany.

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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Each purchase will be shipped in a beautifully decorated gift box. 

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