Mother of pearl loose powder compact, vintage 1950s square makeup mirror with abalone shell tiles


Shipping to United States: $16.33

This lovely vintage powder compact’s lid is decorated with thirty-two rectangular pieces of mother of pearl that catch the light beautifully. The gold tone base has a raised floral design. Inside this compact is a square bevelled mirror, and a plain inner lid coving the powder compartment. This compact is designed for use with loose powder, and has its powder sifter.


🔸This compact is in good used vintage condition.
🔸The hinges and catches work well.
🔸The mother of pearl lid is in good condition, with a crack to one tile and a chip to another. Please see the photos.
🔸The bevelled mirror gives a clear reflection.
🔸The gold tone is bright, with some light scuffs.
🔹There is a chip to one mother of pearl piece, and a crack across the corner of another. Please see the last photo.

Dimensions 3" x 3" x 3/8”
7.5cm x 7.5cm x 1cm

📦 This item will be sent internationally using Tracked Royal Mail shipping, or Tracked and Signed for where available, and Tracked and Signed for to EU countries. Within the U.K., this item will be shipped by 1st class Royal Mail signed for.

Thank you so much for looking. If you have any queries or would like to see more photos, please feel free to contact me.

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