Melissa convertible powder compact with swans and signets, c 1950s vintage blue makeup mirror with water birds

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This is a lovely convertible powder compact by British maker Melissa. The lid is a deep blue enamel, with an image of swans and signets on a river. The base has a cross-hatch design. "Made in England, Melissa" is printed below the mirror. This compact has it’s instructions for the patented sliding catch. This locks powder trays in place and slides to release them. The compact can also be used with loose powder and has it’s used sifter and puff.


🔸This Melissa compact is in very good used vintage condition.
🔸The mirror gives a clear reflection.
🔸The hinge and catch work as they should.
🔸The exterior of the compact is in excellent condition.
🔸The gold tone metal is bright and shiny, with some light marks.

Diameter 3” or 7.5cm
Depth 1/2" or 1.3cm
Powder well diameter 2 5/8” or 6.7cm

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

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