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Very rare Elgin American WWII compact UNUSED

Very rare Elgin American WWII compact UNUSED s s president polk  world war II memorabilia sweetheart compacts
Rare Elgin American military compact S S PRESIDENT POLK compact mirror World WAR II memorabilia

This item has been sold to see similar WWII memorabilia & available stock click "View all stock from The Vintage Compact Shop" to see my powder compacts, card cases,cigarette cases, sterling silver pill boxes & antique vanities, luxurious Flapper dance purses, handbags & much more.

This is the most gorgeous unused Elgin American compact mirror with all the original features - box, pouch, puff, information leaflet & jeweller's rosette. It is so rare to find a mid century compacts with all the accessories. Military compacts are considered highly collectible limited editions, in this condition, this compact is extremely rare.

The lid is exceptionally beautiful & flawless the base too.
The lid shows the most exquisite stylized design of a fruit bowl full of pears, an apple & grapes surrounded by foliage & architectural details. Lift the lid to see an excellent mirror that gives a perfect reflection & an attractive powder well signed 'Elgin American MADE IN U.S.A.' The puff is pristine, gorgeous & signed 'Elgin American' as is the felt lined pouch. The information leaflet & rosette are perfect. Even the signed Elgin american box is in good condition it is robust - slight wear to the lid of the box.
The jeweller's rosette is signed 'NIDEROST AND TAGER'.

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A superb addition to any serious collection, most particularly collectors of rare military compacts.

This Elgin American compact measures almost 3 1/2" wide & weighs 113.7 grams.

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Date 1954  1950s Antiques Material Enamel Origin American Maker Elgin Item code as395a766 Status Sold

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