World's Fair Auction

Auction # 34 Closing Tuesday - June 25th, 2019 at 10:00 PM EDT
Catalog Lot 162

Auction Local Time: July 16, 2019 00:09:53 EDT

Lot 161 has more information added to description. Lot 6 has an additional photo of the back.

1933-34 Chicago World's Fair
Compact made of brass with a raised image of the "Fort Dearborn", "Chicago World's Fair" (both written below) on the lid with "A Century of Progress" written above. The background is white enamel paint. The back is a beige marble pattern on celluloid. Inside has the original rouge and powder puff mark "Girey", the maker of the compact. On the side of the top is a lipstick that pulls out from the side. There is a mirror under the lid. Size: 1 3/4" wide by 3 1/4 high by 7/16" thick. Condition: Very Fine. There is some wear to the brass sides and the inside items have been used.

Winning Bid: $ 35


Estimate: $ 25 - $ 35

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