7 April 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,000
An early 20th century gold, enamel and diamond compact
The cream coloured enamel rectangular case with shaded green enamel edges and central green enamel plaque with rose-cut diamond border, incorporating miniature lipstick and perfume bottle, the lid opening to reveal a central compartment with mirror, to a cream and green coloured enamel cylindrical link chain with matching finger ring, circa 1920, partially re-enamelled
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