This vintage powder compact has a dark blue leather effect lid, with a British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) airline logo in the centre. This company was formed in 1939 and ended in 1974 when it merged with British Europe Airlines (B.E.A.). The underside has “BOAC” engraved in a central cartouche. "Made in Great Britain" is engraved beneath the mirror. There is a hole in the base to aid with the removal of cream powder trays, and the instructions are in the powder well.
🔸This BOAC compact is in good used vintage condition.
🔸The hinges and clasps work well.
🔸The mirror gives a clear reflection.
🔸The faux leather lid is in good condition, with some light signs of use.
🔹The exterior and the rim of the powder ring has scuffs and tarnish, and the base is marked. Please see the photos.
Dimensions 3" diameter x 3/8"
8cm diameter x 0.8cm
📦 This item will be shipped internationally using Tracked Royal Mail shipping, or Tracked and Signed 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.
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