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Rare! Vintage Powder Compact & Lipstick Made in USA 1804 Eagle Dollar - Lambert Bros. Jewellers NEW YORK

£175.00

Rare! Lambert Brothers Jewellers NEW YORK Vintage Powder Compact & Lipstick Made in USA 1804 Eagle Dollar - Mint condition! Truly one for the Vintage Compact Collectors or Airline Stewardess Fashion memorobilia! Dating this Compact as 1950's as research has found no other powder compact to compare. The Powder Compact comes with original cream satin and velvet Lambert Brothers Jewellers, New York navy blue hard case presentation box. To open the Powder Compact gently press the Lipstick downwards, this then releases the compact lid mechanism. "Twist-up" Gold tone Lipstick holder has never been used and again is in mint condition. The Compact is in brushed Gold tone to the top and bottom. Square bevelled glass mirror and peach powder puff.

The makers of this fabulous Compact chose a Gold Eagle Dollar Emblem on White Enamel set into a raised Gold tone Circle the design and workmanship is flawless! The makers of this fabulous Compact chose the Eagle from the 1804 United States Silver Dollar designed by Christian Gobrecht because of its beauty and interesting historical background (Extract taken from information card).

The Compact was presented by The Host Airlines of the United States of America. Made in the U.S.A. Patent No. 1802796.
Provenance Card with information on the Eagle from the 1804 Dollar. The compact has no makers names or marks but this Powder Compact was made for high end jewwellery store Lambert Brothers Jewellers NEW YORK.  Not often do you find compacts with provenance of this caliber!

Size 7.5cm  x 6cm

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