Pianette By Volupte 1940's Compact Figural Piano Shape

Up for auction I have a Pianette Compact by Volupte.

Condition: Very good, no problems to point out see pictures

Collector's Item..... if you a new to collecting compacts here

is the story about this compact below.

This very unusual compact by Volupte has a romantic origin.

It is inspired by a hand-carved compact presented by an admirer to a

famous European concert pianist...at the end of her triumphantly successful

tour. On the back was inscribed a marriage proposal. She met him--and


The is for the piano compact only. The powder puff is not for sale.

The volupte hand compact is available on another auction I have going.

See my other auctions for more fine vanity items, devilbiss, glass casket,

apollo jewelry casket vanity tray, huge candle lusters w/ crystals, french

jeweled compact, heisey jeweled powder jar.