Vintage 800 Silver Italian Powder Box Compact Case Carnelian Stone C1940 - 1950s For Sale
Vintage 800 silver Italian powder box compact case carnelian stone c1940 - 1950s
Offering a lovely vintage .800 silver Italian compact
Beautifully engraved in a floral and leafy roccoco style on cover and back. A carnelian like stone is set to the centre of the cover in a pierced and engraved silver cabochon mount.
Measures 7.6 cm (3") square and approx. 7mm (1/2") deep. Weighs 2.8 troy oz ounces (88 grams).
Marked 800 on the inside base corner. No maker's mark found.
Condition good overall. The silver is excellent with no dents or marks with minimum signs of sign of wear on the outside.The engraving is very crisp and beautifully done. The hinge is good and the cover opens and snaps shut tightly, with the stone inset secure. The mirror has small chips to three corners and is detached so could be replaced. There are surface scratches to the inside of the cover where the mirror was attached. See photos.
A lovely thing!
Thanks for looking and happy offerding!
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I will ship within 1 day of payment. I am happy to post to overseas buyers by Royal Mail international signed for service only, which includes insurance for loss or damage. However, you may be liable to extra import tax imposed by your customs service.
Terms of Sale
If payment is not made within 7 days of purchase, the transaction will be cancelled. I will give you a full refund if the item was not as I described it. Just return it as you found it within 10 working days, at your own cost.
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Vintage 800 Silver Italian Powder Box Compact Case Carnelian Stone C1940 - 1950s: $58