This is a gorgeous Stratton gold tone powder compact with the signiture scalloped edges of the 'Princess' design. The lid shows an eastern style picture of a pheasant amongst tree peonies on a rich red enamelled background. The reverse of compact has been engine turned with a basket weave pattern with the Stratton England logo in the centre.The design was was manufactured in 1954 and continued for around ten years.
On opening the compact there is a round mirror in excellect condition on the inside of the lid. The inner powder guard is engraved with a simple pattern of vertical lines with small arrow nicks pointing to the left, with the 'Stratton England' logo in the centre.
Size 7.5cm diameter
Circa. 1950s -1960s
Arrives in a blue Pink Monkey gift box, complete with original box