This elegant vintage KIGU powder compact is decorated with engraved flower motif and a bow tie with marcasites on the silver tone front. A small area on the edge of the compact has worn off. The mirror inside isn't cracked, chipped or broken.The back is made from gold tone metal with nice decoration. Measures 3.25 inches 3.25 inches. In a good condition.
This rare vintage brass HR powder compact displays a lid decorated with curving, scroll-work details,which surround center section. Attached to the front is a lipstick holder (again in brass). This lipstick holder is adorned more scroll-work detail.Lifting the lid reveals an interior with glass mirror. Measures 2.75 inches 2.75 inches (3.5 inches including lipstick holder).Signed Helena Rubinstein.Makes a fine addition to any collection.
French Sterling Silver Zodiac Compact with Original Powder Sifter insert and Puff. Both sides have symbols one side looks like religious symbol. It is marked D.K. Depo'se and it is 3 inches x 3 inches.
Marked: No - has a photo on front in red dress & large red bonnet Size: 3-1/2 inches height opens to 6-7/8 inches Condition: vintage, unused - box is dated 1974 (Roman Numerals) Comments: comes with original box and instructions to remove a (key) hook.
Please choose First Class Postage for this item. This 1960's vintage brass pill box is decorated with a rhinestone floral spray on the top. It is a solid brass piece, probably made by a good designer and has a two sectioned inside. The box is in great condition with some very minor wear and measures 1 1/2 inches square.
Please choose First Class Postage for this item. This almost round brass pill box is lined in plastic. It has a paper watercolor look top and measures 1 3/8th inches wide. It has a good latch and a paper tag that says MADE IN ITALY.
Silver Gilt Rouge Locket compact mirror inside could be used for pills as the well inside is quite large Top flips open it is very ornate with flowers and fruit with 27 marked inside. This is NOT Sterling)
A small rouge tin - signed: The George W. Luft Co. Inc. - New York N.Y. - Made in U.S.A. - Natural Size: round 1-1/4 inches across Condition: vintage, used, some product remains in the tin Comments: Peach top, white bottom with peach lettering
Figural novelty compact; shaped like a monkey it is jointed and covered with Mohair. The lipstick tube is hidden in its neck and the powder and the mirror are tucked inside its belly. To open the compact area, raise the head about 1/4 so the collar can swing open, and to close, slide the head down to lock the compact. The lipstick (missing) should be in the neck area. The arms and legs are mobile, the paws and ears are felt - the size 3-3/4 inches - Circa 1920's. Condition: felt replaced on feet, hands are original, mirror shows normal age - otherwise great, Mohair is very good and this is quite a rare, early piece. No puff, no lipstick remain with compact.
Unique antique item, combination of ladies powder compact and on the side uncommon style of lighter and match strike, Made from beautiful Bakelite and gold tone lid, I would like to point that this is quite a rare and uncommon piece, Highly collectible, In very fine condition, no chips or cracks, Measuring about 3 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches.
Victorian Clam Shell Purse, Red Accordion Interior
A great gem to add to your vintage purse collection - a clam shell purse with its original owners name on front, above a line of floral decoration. Each purse was a one of a kind work of art; hand- crafted with elaborate brass hardware, the inside has three sections and is accordion styled with a drop chain handle. Size: 4-1/2 inches length, 2-inches width. Condition: vintage, used, very nice for age, some minor paint loss to center floral decoration. Circa 1880's
Inspiration By Richard Lloyd - Enameled Beauty Case
A silver-tone case with an inside mirror, signed on top: Inspiration by Richard Lloyd Size: 2-3/4 inches length, 1-inch width, Condition: used, some loss and scratches to enameling, opens and closes properly. Comments: red with black trim on top
E.b. M. Co. - Enameled Art Deco Compact, Finger Ring
Marked: E.B.M. Co. Size: 5-3/4 inches from hinge to finger ring, compact is 3-inches by 2-inches. Condition: used, vintage, some enamel chips, good crescent shaped mirror, age marks to metal on back. Comments: Circa 1930's by the E. B. M. Co.
A cute shaped dance purse, with the chain placed off center so the purse hangs at an angle. Has silhouette of a dancing couple on an emblem on the front and the monogram K on the back. Marked inside: D.F.B. Co. - Size: 2-3/8 inches by 2-3/8 inches by 3/8 inches depth, 7-1/4 inches length with chain outstretched. Condition: vintage, used, empty inside, mirror missing / holding brackets are there, closes tightly. Chain is custom made to match the purse; sides have a nice design pattern.
A beautiful floral design on top of this vintage compact, engine turned on back, measures 2-1/2 inches across, used, with a nice mirror, puff, and powder sifter inside. Unmarked/ Hinge and latch work properly.
A vintage silver-toned metal case with three coin slots for three coin sizes and the other half is lined, and a place to carry calling cards or folded money. Size: 3-5/8 inches by 2-5/8 inches. With the chain outstretched it measures 9-1/2 inches. Condition: used, vintage, has minor use scratches; the hinge and latch work properly. No maker marks found.
German Silver Case- Coins, Calling Cards, Cigarettes - Wristlet
Marked: Ger Silver - WHS Co. - poorly scratched inside is Aug 23,1912 Size: 3-1/4 by 3-1/4 inches; 8-1/2 inches with chain stretched to end Condition: vintage, used, the latch is delicate but does work. The catch is loose and is wedged in place. Comments: holds three coin slots for three coin sizes, and there is a place for calling cards and cigarettes. It is monogrammed on front, has beautiful floral scrollwork on both sides. W. H. Saart Co. Was founded 1906.
Marked: hallmark / Hallmark from Watrous Mfg. Co. - Sterling 765 Size: 3-1/2 inches by 2-3/8 inches , 8-7/8 inches length with linked chain stretched to end. Condition: vintage, used, minor use scratches and dents - latch and hinge work properly, mirror has one corner dark spot. Comments: kind of a hammered effect with corner initials - opens to find two coin slots, open for compact area with mirror and puff and the other end would fit calling cards, cigarettes, or folded money. Circa 1920's made by the Watrous Mfg. Co., Wallingford, Conn (per hallmark)
Gorgeous matching chain on this enameled compact with silver trim. No maker marks found. Size: 5-3/4 inches length with chain, compact is 2-inches by 2-inches. Condition: very nice for age, looks never used on the inside, the base has a few minor specks of enameling loss.
A pretty Art Deco design to this compact with a finger ring and chain, engine turned pattern on back. Front enameled with black and orange, some loss of enameling as shown in photos. Size: 5-3/8 inches length with chain and finger ring - compact is 1-3/4 inches by 1-7/8 inches. Has a metal mirror, inside has some corrosion, and has its two original puffs. Hinge and clasp work properly, finger ring is possibly beginning an age crack at weld area (hard to tell if it was made like that or if it is an age crack). Again this one has a few issues and I've tried to price it to reflect these defects - but still is a very nice memento of the Art Deco era. The chain has an area of black color that matches the black on the compact - lovely!
White enameled compact with gold-toned metal bands to decorate. Unmarked - has compartments for powder and rouge and a nice mirror- no puffs. Size: 2-1/2 inches by 2-1/2 inches Condition: used, has use dents on both top and bottom in the enameled area, the enameling has held up very well, clasp and hinge work well.
A round gold-toned, unmarked compact with a hand painted dancing lady on the lid. The materials used for the painting are layered to give this a dimensional look, which is rather unusual. Green is the base color and layered on top the colors white, red, yellow, black and blue. Size: 2-3/8 inches across. Condition: used, vintage, half moon shaped mirror is good, rouge nearly gone, with no godet or puffs, hinge works well and it just pushes to close, has no latch.
A gold-toned compact signed inside: Elgin American - Made In U.S.A. Also signed on puff and on the original storage bag: Elgin American - The front has a lovely floral design in the gold. Condition: very gently used, no defects at all - mirror, hinge and clasp all are in nice condition.
A gold-toned case with a lid resembling blue marble, this round case is 2-1/8 inches across, and signed: Made In U.S.A. Condition: used, vintage, mirror had black spotting around the edges, hinge works properly, and it just pushes to close with no latch. Bottom has a nice engine turned pattern, sides have raised areas of scroll and floral patterns, and the top has a beaded area around the rim of the blue marbleized area.
An unmarked enameled black with gold-toned metal compact. Size: 2-inches by 2-inches. Condition: used, shows use scratches and normal wear, has a metal mirror, rouge and powder area and a rouge puff, hinge and latch work properly.
A small enameled top compact, signed: Harriet Hubbard Ayer on the inside by the mirror. Is gold-toned and measures 2-1/4 inches by 2-1/8 inches. Condition: used, has use scratches and a few minor dents, has a metal mirror - hinge and latch work properly.
Gold-toned square shaped compact with a basket weave pattern to the lid; opens to reveal a large beveled mirror, signed inside: Volupte - and also the same on the puff. Size: 2-7/8 by 2-7/8 Condition: looks like it was not ever used, the mirror has one dot of black, the latch and hinge work properly, the puff looks new, bottom has some dents. Circa 1950's
Elgin American - Clarice Jane - Red Enameled Compact
Marked: EA / and Clarice Jane in the re-order rouge area Size: 3-inches by 2-1/2 inches Condition: hinge and latch work properly, mirror is in good condition with a few black specks, the case has normal use scuffs and marks and a few small dents on bottom. Most of the enameling has come off the hinge area, check photo's carefully to see that - comes with one used puff.
Marked: C-J Inc. both on metal and on the puff Size: 2-1/2 inches by 2-1/2 inches Condition: hinge and latch work properly, mirror is in good condition, has normal use scuffs, a small dent on top, an tiny area of enamel scratch on back.
Marked: Clara Nome - Langlois, New York Size: 2-inches by 2-inches Condition: used, vintage, metal mirror, latch and hinge work properly, use scratches as expected for one this age, rouge remains, but no powder or puffs. Comments: silver-toned case with a lid of an openwork basket in blue, framed in ivory.
Marked: Du Barry - Richard Hudnut - Made In U.S.A. Size: 1-1/2-inches by 1-1/2-inches Condition: vintage, used, very nice, including mirror, hinge and latch, normal surface use scratches Comments: with the spider web pattern on back and the top has bits of pink enameling inside the design and the stars.
Very Art Deco look to this compact; enameled on lid in green and black, and has a engine turned Deco bottom design. Marked: Richard Hudnut - Made in U.S.A. / Size: 2-inches by 2-inches. Condition: some loss of enameling on top, part of rouge puff is stuck to lid, and I have not tried to remove, powder puff is signed Norida, so it has been replaced as Norida is from IL. and Richard Hudnut is from New York, however it fits nicely so I will leave it as found. This compact has a metal mirror - the hinge and clasp work properly.
A unused, vintage compact, made of a Lucite type material. Has a screen inside, I find no maker marks, and under the hinge is signed: Made In U.S.A. - Pat. Pend. Mirror is beveled, and good for age. Size: 3-1/2 inches by 3-1/2 inches. The color is a soft pink with silver accents behind the mirror. Hinge works with care, but opens a bit stiff; no clasp really - just pushes down to close.
A large unused, vintage compact made of a Lucite type material. Has a puff and screen inside, I find no maker marks, other than Made In U.S.A. - Pat. Pend. Mirror has a few age specks, but all in all good for age. Size: 4-1/2 inches by 3-7/8 inches. The sides are clear, the top has four rows of gold bands, and three rows of pink - really unusual and lovely. Hinge works properly, no clasp, just pushes down to close. Looks unused - in very lovely condition!
Richard Hudnut, Marvelous, Mini Art Deco Rouge Case
Signed: Marvelous - Richard Hudnut - Made In U.S.A. - also has a paper label on back with: Dresden Type - For Blue Eyes - their 1937 Ad was for: Marvelous eye matched make-up Size: 1-inch across Condition: used, vintage, had no mirror, latch and hinge work properly, with used contents. Comments: has a silhouette type design on the lid - Circa 1937
Richard Hudnut, Marvelous, Mini Rouge Case, Art Deco Silhouette
Signed: Marvelous - Richard Hudnut - Made In U.S.A. - also has a paper label on back/ Dresden Size: 1-inche across Condition: used, vintage, dark spots on edge of mirror, latch and hinge work properly; no contents. Comments: has a silhouette type design on the lid within black enameling - Circa 1937
Richard Hudnut, Marvelous - Art Deco Rouge Compact
Signed: Marvelous - Richard Hudnut - Made In U.S.A. Size: 1-1/2 inches across Condition: used, vintage, nice mirror, has one used puff, latch and hinge work properly Comments: has a silhouette type design on the lid, with black enameling - Circa 1937
Octagonal shape to this silver-toned compact - Marked: la-Debut- Richard Hudnet - Size: 2-inches across Condition: used, vintage, good condition including mirror, hinge and clasp; contains two used puffs. Comments: Lid has spots of light blue enameling - back has a spider web pattern. Circa 1930's.
Richard Hudnut - Deauville - Silver-toned Engine Turned Compact
Signed: Patented Dec. 2, 1924 - Deauville - Richard Hudnut Size: 2-inches across Condition: used, vintage, mirror has age spots on bottom, minor use dents and scuffs; hinge and clasp work properly. Comments: Lovely engine turned design pattern.
Signed: Deauville - Richard Hudnut - Made In U.S.A. - New York, Paris - Pat. 2-2-24 - Pats. Pending - Pat. 1635631 Size: 2-inches across Condition: used, vintage, everything works properly, mirror is very nice, minor use dents and scuffs; hinge and clasp work properly. Comments: Cartouche monogrammed with initials A-P / Lovely engine turned design pattern / Pat.No. dates to granted 1927 to A.H. Noble assignor to the Theodore W. Foster & Bros Co., Providence,R.I.
A Rex, Fifth Avenue compact, in original box with a matching comb in case, which has never been opened or used. The compact is 2-1/2 inches square and the lid is decorated in two shapes of greens with gold toned metal dividing the two colors, the sides and bottom are also gold toned metal. The inner green has an engraved design inside the color. The puff has Fifth - REX - Avenue written on its satin ribbon, there is a sifter screen, both show no use, the mirror is loose and you can tell where it was glued, as that has come thru the beveled mirror over time. Made In U.S.A. is stamped below the hinge, on the back.
Engine turned design with hand painted enamel decorations with several styles and patterns all included in this 2-inch area work of art. This one's a beauty! The inside has some compartments missing, but the outside is simply wonderful. Please view the pictures carefully for how lovely this little gem of a compact really is - it has so much decoration going on its easy to miss some feature. Marked: Evans inside. Circa 1929
A small navy blue compact, with rouge and powder compartments and their two puffs. The first opening reveals the powder and a metal mirror, and then one opens the metal mirror to reveal the unused rouge compartment, which has Mayfair by Evans written in the rouge. Size: 2-1/4 inches by 2-1/4 inches. Marked: Evans - inside on powder door. Condition: used, navy is chipping in places, surface has average use scratches.
Unused in original box, was most likely a Christmas gift to a teacher that was received and stored away for years. A small gold- toned case, with a delicate floral design in the center of the ivory area, measures 2-1/8 inches square. Inside opens to reveal a square mirror, and tri-angel shaped powder and rouge areas with one puff which has Elgin American printed on the satin ribbon. Condition: like new, just some age specks in two areas, mirror is good and also the clasp and hinge work properly.
Zell Carry-all, Compact/ Cigarette / Beauty Case / Purse
Puff is signed: Zell - Fifth Avenue - This nifty case is a carry- all with two sections that open; one on each side; one side for powder , lipstick, comb, and has a clip for money or business cards and the other side is a cigarette holder/ storage area. The outside front has a gold-toned and white weaved design and the back is a silver toned, with gold toned sides, making a nice colors blend and a bag that could be carried with many outfits easily with the thoughtful blend of colors. It has a pliable gold handle. Size: 4-inches by 3 inches by 1-1/2 depth. With handle extended, it is 7 inches height. Condition is good, the mirror is nice and both clasps and hinges work properly. Circa 1960's
This compact has a mesh like texture on the front and back and opens envelope style to reveal a nice large mirror and the powder compartment. Size: 3-1/2 inches by 2-3/4 inches and is quite slim. Condition: used, shows use wear , puff is missing, hinges work properly and it closes easily as intended.
A wonderful little case containing a Max Factor a lipstick tube, and a mirror. It is signed on bottom: Max Factor - Hollywood - London - Paris - U.S.A. patent No. 2,830,602 - Made In U.S.A. The top is gold-toned and has a geometric pattern; the sides and bottom are smooth. Size: 2-1/4 inches length, 1-1/8 inches width, ¾ inch height. Condition: the mirror is good and the clasp and hinge works properly.
For all one's grooming needs, this Volupte compact's case is also has a clothes brush on one side. Both case and compact are signed Volupte. Size: 3-inches square, gold toned, square mirror remains in nice condition and the latch and hinges work properly. Has no puff. The case is a heavy black fabric and written on the inside is: Patent Pending / and on the outside: Volupte.
Vintage Compact with silver mesh bottom, and has an enameled green color on the lid with silver toned metal of embossed floral work in the center. Size: 2-1/2 inches across. Condition: mirror has age spotting near edge; the enameling has specks of color loss here and there, has a tiny dent on rim, the clasp works properly - Marked: Evans.
Small round Coty compact, measuring 1-3/4 inches across with contents and original puff , which is also signed: Coty. Top has a square box signed Coty , and the rest of the lid and the base are textured. Condition: all good except the mirror has age clouding.
Coty Air Spun is found in a 1940 Print Ad - This gold toned mini rouge compact has a red plastic center with Air Spun written in the red - the back is signed: Coty - New York - Air Spun - Sub Deb - Vibrant. Size: round/ 1-1/2 inches across. Condition: used, vintage, a spot of corrosion on corner of top - inside is clean and in good condition including the mirror; the clasp and hinge work properly.
Coty Air Spun is found in a 1936 Print Ad as being a new kind of powder. This gold toned compact has an ivory enameled center section, and the back is signed: Paris - Coty - New York. It is also signed on the inside: Air-Spun - Coty - Poudre - De- Beaute. Size: round/ is 3-1/4 inches across. Condition: used / mirror is in good condition; also the clasp and hinge work properly, contains a used original puff signed Coty. The case has use scuffs and surface scratching.
Coty Air Spun is found in a 1936 Print Ad as being a new kind of powder. This gold toned compact has a green enameled center section, and the back is signed: Paris - Coty - New York. It is also signed on the inside: Air-Spun - Coty - Poudre - De- Beaute. Size: round/ is 3-1/4 inches across. Condition: used / in good condition including the mirror; and the clasp and hinge work properly, has no contents or puff.
A round Coty compact containing its original plastic insert which reads: Coty- French Flair - For that wonderful loose powder look - so new! Lightly puff on Coty French Flair, and suddenly your skin looks like pure silk! Compact measures 2-3/4 inches across, in gold tined metal and the top is decorated with an emblem with a crown at the top over a star and an eagle. The back still has a partial paper label: French Flair - Soleil D'OR - 515-01- Net Wt. .75 OZ. The condition of this compact is very good, the hinge and mirror are good and it comes with its original puff ; signed Coty. Circa 1959. This compact originally sold for $1.50 and was advertised as being; unspillable - refillable - and looks like fine jewelry .
World's Tallest - Empire State Building - New York City - are all written in black lettering on the top of this compact, which then has a photo of the city featuring the empire state building, with light blue enameling around the photo and also on the bottom, separated by two silver tone bands. It opens to reveal a nice mirror and a powder sifter and puff. Size: Round, 2-3/4 inches across Condition: used, and very good for age; of better quality than most souvenir's.
Washington Monument and Washington D.C. are lettered on the top of this compact, and there is medium blue enameling around the photo and also on the bottom, separated by two silver tone bands. It opens to reveal a nice mirror and a powder sifter - has no puff. Size: Round, 2-3/4 inches across Condition: used, has a few use dents to back, minor corrosion to first band and none on the second band. Was a souvenir item from our capital - Circa 1960's
A gold tone compact, with the full body of a dancing woman (nearly nude, covered with a scarf) engraved on the round lid which opens up first with a round shaped mirror and the next lid opens to reveal a square mirror and another door opens where the compartment for the powder and puff store. Size: 2-1/2 inches by 2-7/8 inches. Condition: used, both mirrors show age/ with the bottom glue spots showing thru, the puff has American Beauty written on it and looks never to have been used. The hinge and the clasp work properly. This displays very well.
A compact like this was shown in a 1932 ad - this has enameled light green and has silver toned metal around the edges and with stripes in the lid giving it a nice Deco look. It opens to reveal a mirror and a powder area, has a home- made puff, not original. Around the mirror is written: Made In U.S.A. Size: round, 2-inches across. Condition: mirror is good, a few specks are off the enameling, buy very good for age . Comments: Base is stamped: RACH
A two inch vintage round compact, decorated with profile of a woman's head. Size: measures 2-1/4 inches across, has a nice mirror around which is written: Armand - Pat.- 7 - 1 - 24 - Made In U.S.A. Condition: vintage, used - with no defects except the inside godet is scratched, the latch and hinge work properly.
A small perfumed compact with Orchidee Bleue de Corday - Distributed by LIONEL, New York, Paris. Size: 2-inches by 1-3/4 with a latch closure. Written on the border around the mirror: ORCHIDEE BLEUE de CORDAY is on the top and New York - LIONEL - Paris - is lettered on the bottom. Condition: vintage, used, nice condition for age, with very fine surface scratches. An early exclusive distributor of Lionel compacts was Mendel & Freedman who later became Mendel & Harris, in the mid 1920's. (per an early ad found).
Newport - Masonic Eastern Star Compact / Separate Lipstick & Mirror Set
A Masonic Eastern Star - loose powder compact with a separate matching lipstick and mirror. Both of the lids are decorated with multicolored enameled Eastern Star emblems. The puff is marked: Newport Size; The Compact is 2-7/8 inches square, and the mirror of the lipstick is round and it measures 2-inches across.
An older Stratton compact, showing the seven vanities around the lid. Size: 3-inches across, round in shape, the mirror is nice and the hinge and clasp work properly. Condition: used, shows average age wear, scratches and the like to surface, contains no puff.
Vintage Elgin American, Art Deco, Black Enameled, Compact
Marked: E-A In a box logo - also under rouge: For Refills No. 1178 Send 25 cents and shade desired to Clarice Jane, Elgin, Ill. (Clarice Jane is a Division of Elgin American). Size: 3-1/4-inches length, 2-1/2 inches width Condition: used, vintage, some minor scuffs to black enameling, case is empty, mirror has specks/ age spotting, hinge and latch operate correctly. Comments: With a thin case, in a nice Art Deco design with Silver tone metal at ends
Mother of pearl on the lid, gold- toned base; marked on top: K Kiwanis International on an enameled blue emblem. Size: 2-3/4 inches across, complete with mirror and puff inside, maker unmarked. Mirror has some age spotting;; hinge and clasp work properly, back shows wear.
A round sliver toned loose powder case marked inside: Djer Kiss - Poudre & Kerkoff Size: 2-inches across, tassel is 4-inches length Condition: vintage, used, circa 1920's, empty Comments: latch works properly, mirror is in very good condition
A silver-tone vanity tri-fold case, with two inner mirrors. Case is signed by its slide latch Djer-Kiss , with a partial patent number. Size: 2-inches square, and has a Art Deco design pattern on top and sides. Condition: one mirror has some black age spotting, one is very good. No contents remain.
White enamel with silver trim, 2-inches by 1-3/4 inches; empty, no puffs or cosmetics remain, latch works nicely,tiny bits of enamel missing as shown. Marked on front: 1933 - A Century Of Progress - Chicago. No maker marks found on the case.
Charming ladies powder compact, Showing floral design , Interior is nice and clean, Mirror is in fine condition, Showing very little wear, No cracks or chips, Cover on the powder compartment keeps poping up, Outside latch works just fine, Measures about 2 1/4 x 2 inches and 1/4 inch high or thick.
Antique Elgin Powder Compact, Art deco style, Lid is adorned with engraved name MARY,Condit ion on outside and inside amazingly enough is excellent, including mirror, This piece is quite unique in colour shape and decoration, Measuring approximately 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches.
Beautiful antique powder compact, In fine for age condition, It is not perfect with mirror showing age, and it might need know how cleanining on outside, No name and no markings, Measuring approximately 3 1/4 inches in diameter.
Beautiful silver tone antique powder compact, Showing lovely cream colour circle with blue rose finished in guilloche enamel finish, surrounded with tiny blue forget-me-not flowers, Inside there is a half moon mirror and round cake of pressed rouge, Lower part is for lose powder, This is precious little compact that can be still of use and display, measures approximately 2 inches in diameter.
Silver tone compact showing figure of a lovely Perrette - adorable young girl in gold tone and black accents, as per images, Inside there is a half moon mirror, hard compacted rouge, and also hard compacted powder, the powder cake, lower part is brocken, In great vintage condition, used and it might need light polishing, Measures approximately 2 inches in diameter.
Great ladies powder compact Showing fabulous Art Deco graphics, New York Worlds Fair,In very fine for age condition, Mirror shows a bit of age spots and there is a tiny spot of paint loss top right, Measuring approximately 2 3/4 inches in diameter.
This is an original lidded box with a white marbled faux mother of pearl lid with gold confetti strands. The unmarked box was either a compact, lipstick holder or other purse essential in the 1950s. The box has the original mirror inside but nothing else. The purse accessory box measures 2 inches high by 3 inches wide by .85 inch thick and has a brass plated body and tight hinge closure. A wonderful item of retro mid century vanity design for the purse...whatever it's use was.
This diamond shaped pill box is in excellent condition with a lovely inlaid top of black onyx, white mother of pearl and abalone shell. The metal is Alpaca metal an alloy of zinc, nickel, and iron. It has properties similar to stainless steel, in that is does not rust or tarnish. The box measures 1/2 inch tall and 1 15/16ths inches long. It has a locking hinged top and is marked, ALPACA, MEXICO.
This is oval shaped powder compact, Made by Gwenda with the famous Tap-Flap system that was unique to Gwenda allowing the loose powder to be gradually dispensed, The lid is finished with a dainty enameled floral design of tiny flowers and leaves in colors of blue, red and green against the golden - cream background, as per images, In very fine condition, including mirror, but for the bottom- back of the compact the enamel finish is showing age,Measuring about 3 1/4 x 2 1/4
Compact with the mirror. It is a cream colored compact with a powder puff design on the top and is marked only, N.Y. #7348. It is 5/8 inch high and 4 3/4 inches wide with a great mirror but there is no powder or puff. It is as found.
Florentine Tooled Leather Compact Green Gold Italy
This is a gold tooled Florentine leather compact made in Florence, Italy in the 1960s. The compact is a forest green with yellow and gold tooling over the front with a plain green back. The compact measures .75 inch thick by 3 inches in diameter and has brass fittings. Inside is the original mirror, but the powder is gone. The compact is in excellent condition, is very well made and is a lovely example of Italian tooled leather work.
This is the prettiest compact that I have had in a long time. It is a vintage piece of chromed metal from Coty with a floral enamel insert on the top. There is a chain that could be used as a handle or bracelet. The compact is in excellent condition with one small rub on the front. The mirror is perfect and the powder tray very clean. There is no puff or powder screen. The compact measures 2 1/4 inches in diameter. The chain measures 4 inches long (when doubled). The paper labeling on the powder tray is in French and English.
This lovely compact from Stratton is in MINT, unused condition with powder puff and powder screen. The mirror is untouched as well. The outside is a pretty floral design. The compact measures 3 1/4 inches in diameter. It is marked with the Stratton name on the back.
Offering a beautiful Kirk Stieff silverplated Perfume atomizer. With a Beautiful design the atomizer is silver plated and in good condition with some tarnish. Kirk Stieff Silver Plate is on the rim of the atomizer.
This is one of the nicest and unique ladies compact, Top of the compact was made in filigree style and excrusted with iridescent rhinestones and faux jade stones, It comes in excellent used condition, Mirror is in excellent condition, Measures approximately 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches wide.
Beautiful anttique ladies compact containing lose powder and rouge compartments, Made by Richard Hudnut, Mirror shows slight ageing but perfectly usable, This is most beautiful heavy weight, well made Ladies Compact, Measuring approximately 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches.
Gorgeous powder compact, top shows embossed gold flowers on a red background as per images, Mirror is in very fine condition considering age and it shows tiny nick on the edge, other than that just fine, no dents or prominent scratches, Measuring approximately 3 1/2 in diameter.
Charming antique powder compact, unique in a way for what it represents make and style, made from gold tone metal, top is made from what it appears to be celluloid resembling mother of the pearl, showing charming picture of a dog sled in a progress, Signed Alaska, this compact is closed with Talon zipper, which is quite unusual and rare for compacts, In excellent condition for it's age, Measuring approximately 2 3/4 inches square.