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1916 Karess Woodworth Gold Rouge Compact Antique
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1916 Karess Woodworth Gold Rouge Compact Antique

$ 99.99

This is a wonderful antique 1916 gold tone guilloche and blue enamel trim Karess Woodworth rouge and mirror compact.  It's in excellent vintage condition, with no dents or dings.  It has a wonderful patina and comes complete with the original blue powder puff and some of the original rouge.  The mirror is in excellent shape with no damage; and it still casts a crisp reflection.  The piece has a pretty Greek key blue enamel design all around the top edge of the lid.

The hinges and closure work perfectly, and it measures approximately 1 1/2 inches in diameter and 7/16th of an inch in depth.  It's hallmarked "Karess Woodworth" on the frame under the mirror.

Guilloche is a decorative engraving technique in which a very precise intricate repetitive pattern or design is mechanically engraved into a metal material with fine detail. Specifically, it involves a technique of engine turning, called guilloché in French after the French engineer “Guillot”, who invented a machine “that could scratch fine patterns and designs on metallic surfaces”.

Don't miss our very large selection of vintage and antique compacts.  We have one of the largest selections on the internet.

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