Vintage Zenette Compact Ship Compact Vintage Bridesmaids Gift 1940s


 A vintage Zenette compact with a charming Middle Eastern scene engraved on the lid - in the foreground a dhow, the sun just peeping out behind from behind the clouds. In the distance a minutely detailed town with its beautiful reflection engraved into the sea. The edge of the lid has an engraved design & the whole compact is in good condition. All clasps & hinges work perfectly. The mirror is excellent & gives a very good reflection. The powder well has an engine turned design & bears the typical elongated oblong cartouche inscribed 'ZENETTE MADE IN ENGLAND'. Ping open the catch to see the original signed puff in the powder well & smell the delightful aroma of the powder traces. This compact is suitable for use with modern loose powder or as a handbag / purse mirror. The base is decorated with an attractive engine turned design. 

This 1940s Zenette compact measures 7 cm X 6.7 cm & weighs 93.7 grams.

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