19 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 600
GBP 500 - GBP 700
A gilt metal compact of circular design decorated with raised woven pattern and opening to reveal a mirror, powder and corresponding Max Factor... cream silk and pink velvet pad, compact -- 3in. (7.5cm.) diam.; accompanied by a label decorated on the front with a photograph of Lana Turner above a printed inscription Property from the estate of Lana Turner, inscribed in red felt pen on reverse in an unidentified hand Lana Turner owned gilt metal compact "Charles of the Ritz" one of a large collection -- 3½x2in. (8.9x5.1cm.); and a pair of imitation mabé pearl, gilt and enamel earclips circa 1970s, each -- 1½in. (3.8cm.) diam. similarly accompanied by a Property from the estate of Lana Turner label and certificates of authenticity (6)
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