1917 Antique Sterling Silver Mirror Compact Dance Purse or Case
Here we have a stunning Antique Sterling Silver Mini Powder Compact Dance Purse or Case. It would make a fantastic unique gift and comes in a lovely presentation bag
It was made by James Clark & John Sewell and is Hallmarked for Chester 1917.
The case has a shiny Sterling Silver exterior and a chain handle. The hinge and clasp work well.
Inside is a beautiful Gilded interior and the Hallmarks. On one side it has an elastic strap which would’ve been used to keep contents in place.
The other side has a lovely round mirror and a compartment for loose powder. It also has a pretty little powder puff.
It’s in good condition. The Silver is shiny with a little tarnish in the chain. The mirror has a few age marks but still provides a good reflection. There is a little powder residue in the puff and elastic strap.
It weighs 66.3g.
It measures 8.3cm by 4.2cm (3 1/4 inches by 1 5/8 inches). The depth is 1.3cm (1/2 inch).
|Brand||James Clark & John Sewell|