Art Deco 1920s 14k Belais R&g Flapper Guilloche Enamel Trifold Compact Not Scrap For Sale
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Up for offers is this rare and hard to find 1920s ArtDeco 14k White Gold Front Belais Large Trifold Flapper Compact. It is hallmarked Belais 14k White Gold Front, R&G (for Ripley & Gowen) inside compact. Would benefit from a good polishing, light wear on outer case. Please see photos for more info, although the compact is much brighter and shinier than photos show. The compact is large and measures 2.25" across when closed, not including latch. It is 3/4" thick at thickest point. Has a beautiful guilloche enamel pink flower on blue background. Nice old piece in great condition!
The compact has lovely engraving on all sides. The photos do not do this lovely compact justice! It is so shiny that it has a mirror-like finish which made it very hard to get good photos, so much nicer in person!
***White gold front refers to a panel of solid 14k white gold which is overlaid on a metal base. It is not gold plate or gold filled, it is a solid panel of 14k gold.*** I also have a 10k Belais Bracelet listed. Please check out my other antique jewelry and watch listings.
Pleaselook at the pics for more info, they have been magnified to show detail of item. All in all, a niceand super rare ladies estate Belais 1920s Flapper Compact, which needs some tlc. Being sold as is, with .
The Belais Brothers were famous for being the first in the U.S. to patent a formula for white gold. Before them, all white gold came from Europe. Their items were sold at high end stores like Tiffany's and are known to be of high quality. It's harder and harder to find these as many are being melted down for their gold content. Let's save this one from the smelter!!!
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