An art deco enamel, aventurine quartz, diamond, platinum and eighteen karat gold compact, France designed with a central carved floral pattern, bordered by rows of aventurine quartz, accented by rose-cut diamonds set in platinum, opening to reveal powder and blush wells and a beveled edge mirror; signed SAM, reference #1295, imported to England 1927-1928, with pouch. dimensions: measuring approximately 3 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 1/2in. (minor loss to enamel)
Art Deco Enameled Sterling Minaudiere This lovely Art Deco minaudiere features an enameled flower basket on a light aqua blue background with a black border. The inside include a mirror, a lipstick holder and a place for a puff and rouge.