A gold rimmed glass-lidded compact case (Italian, c. 1950) by Gucci. The bombe glass lid encases glued feathers in the form of two red birds perched on a green branch. The base is made of glass and the interior is fitted with a conforming mirror and blush puff.
gold; glass; feathers
2 3/4" x 2 3/4"
Gift of Meghan Kirwin, 2016.
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