VINTAGE BAKELITE CELLULOID VANITY SET W/CASE DATED 1928

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 25, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

VINTAGE BAKELITE CELLULOID LADIES' VANITY SET IN CASE - INSCRIPTION ON BACK DATED DECEMBER 25, 1928

SET INCLUDES BRUSH, SHOE HORN, BUTTON HOOK, BUFFER, AMBER GLASS JAR WITH CELLULOID TOP

INCLUDES TWO ADDITIONAL BRUSHES AS BONUS ITEMS!

This auction is for a vintage woman's vanity set. Five of the pieces are Bakelite/Celluloid with a beautiful light shiny light orange "marbled" top with a white border and tranluscent honey color base. Two are monogrammed with a black letter "F" in a vintage font. Also included are two additional brushes, one silver color, the other clear with a mirror top.

Items included in this auction:

CASE - Measures 21" x 12" x 3-3/4" and is in fair condition, with some staining and a split on the left bottom side. It has a white and gold marbled exterior and a gold satin lining, which has some discoloration, as can be seen in the photos. The silver tone hinges and clasp are in very good condition, and still work. The gold ribbon on the left side that originally prevented the case top from going back too far has come apart. The metal pieces that held the items in place are loose underneath the lining. It is marked "Arch Amerith - Vanity Articles For The Dressing Table" on the interior of the case. On the cardboard bottom of the case is written in pencil "From Oliver
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