Silver Gilt Enamel Houbigant Compact
The Alice Collection – silver gilt and enamel compact made for French master perfumers, Houbigant in the 1920s. The enamel depicts a cute terrier on a woodland background with pale green engine turned edging. Weight: 55.0gm. Measurements: 5cm x 5cm x 1cm (2″ x 3/8″). The box is fitted with a mirror inside the lid and a loose brass tray to house the face powder. Hallmarked with a London import mark for 1929 and sponsor’s mark FBR. This pretty compact is in very good condition and would make a delightful addition to a collection or to a lover of terriers.
Metal: Sterling Silver
Condition: Very Good