“The thing you gave to someone you liked”

Compact, c. 1950 (Enamel, Gold-plated Metal)

A powder compact, with black exterior enamel and a decorative pronounced circle on the top. Gold interior with a mirror in the lid. The interior is decoratively engraved and has a circular plate that lifts to reveal the powder below. The powder puff is now lost.

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