‘Vanity compendium’ by Boucheron, c. 1930s
Price Code: ££
A French silver and silver-gilt and gem-set vanity compendium of rectangular form with reeded and chequered decoration, the cover with a central pierced gilt panel depicting birds amongst gem set fruiting vines on an open-work trellis, the interior fitted with various compartments including a powder section, a lipstick holder and a scent bottle. Stamped Boucheron – Paris, complete with a leather outer case acting as an evening bag.
Length: 5 inches (13 cms) & weight 17oz.
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