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
Weight: 55.0gm
Era: 1929
Condition: Very Good
Ref: H066-86

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