Mother Of Pearl Carryall Compact Purse Vintage 1950s Mad Men Cigarette Case Formal Moire Bag Excellent Condition
This is a lovely vintage 1950's mother of pearl compact and moiré carryall purse and cigarette case in excellent condition.
It's a gold tone finish with pretty square mother of pearl tiles on the lid; and gold tone back. It slides into a lovely black moiré carrying holder.
The purse has a covered powder compartment with the original unused powder puff. The other area has a for the cloth coin and comb pouch. It also has a lipstick case, with some of the original lipstick remaining.
The clear metal double sided mirror is in great condition, and great for touch ups of your makeup. Behind the mirror is another compartment for cigarettes, cash, credit and business cards, or your other essentials.
It's a wonderful compact purse for use or display. A perfect purse for an evening out or special occasion.
The piece measures approximately 5 1/2 inches in length by 3 1/8 inches wide; and is approximately an inch in thickness. The moiré handle adds an additional 4 1/2 inch drop from the top of the purse.
It's a very heavy and well made purse. Our shipping costs reflect the higher weight to ship this item.
The only issue we could find is some very faint scuffing to the back of the compact. Click to enlarge the high resolution photos to see more detail.
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