A wonderful vintage vanity item c1930-40s.
The vanity purse has a shiny gold mesh bottom lined with silk grosgrain.
The hard metal top is slightly domed, it has a fine texture on most of it, the center has a diamond shaped cartouche left plain for a monogram.
The edge of the top has a circle of enamel interrupted with four stepped deco designs of raised crescents and lines.
The top of the purse opens to two compartments, one is covered with a polished silver metal 'mirror'.
Under the 'mirror' is a compartment for rouge, the original rouge and puff are still inside.
The second compartment has a gold cover, that section holds the powder.
There is no powder but the puff is still inside, the puff must be placed under the metal in order to close the gold lid.
Condition is excellent, no damage and minimal wear, all hinges and doors open and close tightly.
The metal top has a diameter of 2.5", the mesh bottom is about 4.25" in diameter.
A fun vintage vanity change purse with class.
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