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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 217

    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS SILVER-MOUNTED SHAGREEN POWDER COMPACT

    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1932

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    AN ARTS AND CRAFTS SILVER-MOUNTED SHAGREEN POWDER COMPACT
    MARK OF OMAR RAMSDEN, LONDON, 1932
    Rectangular with canted corners and bordered with briars, the silver-gilt interior with two separately hinged powder compartments flanking a central sprung lipstick holder, glass mirror set into interior of cover
    2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.) wide; 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) long


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