Superb 1930's Duo Powder & Rouge Compact

Rex Novelty Works U.S.A

This is one of the companies earliest style of compact

Patented by George Rosenberg in 1934 Pat No 1.989.155

Clear Amber Catalin/Bakelite frame 

The Centre has a brass case set with a rose floral celluloid covered dome. 

Polished Mirror in a  recess on the base. 

Lid lifts up to reveal the powder well & a hinged door opens for the rouge.

7.5cm dia

A lovely early example that is in good condition for its age. Scratches to the catalin/Bakelite. The mirror in the base has cloudy/speckled film & short lines. Brass case tarnished but hinge & clasp good. Polished door to the rouge with light scratches. Some rouge remains. 

Rex Novelty Works G.Rosenberg Duo Compact Amber Bakelite

SKU: rexnovel