Vintage Volupte Compact Purse & Cigarette Case 1950s Enameled Asian Animal Design

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 .Vintage Volupte Compact Purse & Cigarette Case 1950s Enameled Asian Animal Design.    It has several compartments and a shiny metal divider that serves as a mirror. It comes in a black cloth case.  

This is a gorgeous 1950's Volupte powder, rouge and lipstick compact with cigarette case.

Both sides of the compact are enameled in the lovely Asian animal design. Even the all edges of the purse have an intricate enameled design.

Inside, the lower compartment includes a separate covered powder well, another compartment for small items, and another covered compartment for rouge and lip rouge.

The two sided metal mirror is in shiny good condition. The mirror is spring loaded to keep your cigarettes, currency, credit cards, business cards, and other items firmly in place in the upper compartment.

 It measures 5 1/4 inches in length by 3 inches in width by 5/8 of an inch in thickness.

It is hallmarked "VOLUPTE USA" on the top lid of the powder compartment.

The design is incredible. With all shorts of Asian Animals. The top and the bottom are equal.

The condition is great.  The compact  is in very good condition, with very minimal signs of any wear. No enamel loss, or  rust or corrosion .The is a three very small dents on the bottom side. They have not marred the design. The corner of the black cloths case show a slight amount of wear.

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Item Details

Reference #:
Antiques (approx100yrs)
(Width x Height X Depth)
6.00 x 6.00 x 2.00
brass & enamel