An early Continental vintage, 1930s, round, silver ( 800 standard ) , engine turned compact with mirror. Stamped ' 800 ' plus an illegible maker's mark. The inner rim of metal surrounding the mirror itself is made of a white metal and is so appropriately stamped ( ' metal' )! The clasp works well and has a good firm grip.
Size : diameter : 7 cm. ( 2 3/4" ) , depth : 1 cm. ( 0 25/64" ).
Weight : 62 g. ( 2.18 ounces ).
Condition : very good - no dents, the mirror is also in good condition.
An art deco, silver ( 800 standard ) , round compact.