A fabulous silver chatelaine compact from the Art Deco era, complete with mirror. In classic Deco style, it is gorgeous worn as a pendant on a long chain - both useful and beautiful to hold a memento or medication.
The patina of this piece is rich and lovely and the inside is lightly gilded in soft satin gold giving a nice blush of color when opened.
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The chatelaine case is Sterling Silver, stamped 'STERLING' on the inside.
Size: 1.8 x 2.35 inches or 46 x 60mm (including the decorative bail) and approximately 7mm thickness.
Weight: 22.2 grams, compact only.
Condition: Very, very good. Only minor surface wear, a few tiny dark spots as per the photos, no dents or creases. The case closes well with a nice snap, hinge working perfectly. The mirror is near perfect.
Presented on a new stainless steel chain 34 inches or 86cm long. Stainless steel suits the color of antique silver well and is hypoallergenic. The fob clip is new, antiqued 925 sterling silver and stamped as such. Shown on a life size torso in image #4, this is a very versatile chain and clip that can be used with other pendants.
Note: this compact locket is also available without the chain, please choose at checkout.
What a beauty - you can be sure this little compact has seen a LOT of parties and balls and yet here it is, nearly 100 years later, still beautiful and immensely wearable and useful.
NOTE: the shipping for this somewhat rare piece is via International Courier hence the higher rate. Target shipping for an International Courier is 5 - 6 working days Worldwide.
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