~pygmalion~ Vintage C1951 Gilt Globe World Sphere 'snitch' Powder Compact For Sale

~PYGMALION~
VINTAGE c1951
GILT GLOBE WORLD SPHERE 'SNITCH'
POWDER COMPACT

A distinctive and highly collectable vintagecompact made from brass gilt metal. Designed in the shape of a globe, this vanity powder compact is embossed with a very detailed map of the world to its exterior which is in excellent condition.

Almost looks like the 'Snitch' out of Harry Potter!

Hinged at thecentre, the globe opens to reveal the original sifter and powder puff on one side; unfortunately the mirror is missing to the compartment on the other side. The bottom has a small flattened area so that it stands upright and doesn’t roll around!

Unfortunately we do not have the mirror and the lid does not close completely however the exterior is absolute immaculate

Stamped;

‘PYGMALION’ No 1960

MADE IN ENGLAND
PATENT PENDING

To the inner plastic compartment

Diameter: 2 2/8” approx.

GREAT VINTAGE CONDITION!

Please note that this item has had a past life so please keep this in mind when purchasing.

Signs of scars due to wear and age are perfectly acceptable to most vintage and antique buyers, however if you require perfection then this item is probably not for you!

HOWEVER this item is in GREAT vintage condition considering it is over 60 years old! The exterior gilt is immaculate, although the lid does not close completely. Unfortunately we do not have the mirror, but the powder puff and sift are included in perfect condition. PLEASE SEE PHOTOS

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