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Mixed Metal Japanese Vintage Export Coin, Cigarette & Vanity Purse

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Elisabethan's loves1101 of 5418Market Find 6 piece jewellery setSome of My Collection of Meiji Cloisonne Pieces - Japanese 1890-1912
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    Posted 2 years ago

    truthordare
    (314 items)

    Love these old accessories, the ring was meant to wear on a finger while you held the small metal purse in your hand. It is about 5 inches long. The exterior has a gold and silver wash over copper.

    The motif are typical Japanese impressed designs, such as Mount Fuji, the Buddhist dragon, a sacred temple, etc.

    The interior is finished with a mat black enamel, also found inside old Japanese cigarette cases of this period - early 20th century. One side has an elastic to hold the cigarettes, the other has a small removable frame to insert a photo, a closed rouge or other make up compartment, and two coin slots which have a spring to press them in.

    Not marked.

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    Comments

    1. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
      Very cool piece !
    2. Newfld Newfld, 2 years ago
      Wonderful engraved designs, it's lovely
    3. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 2 years ago
      It's beautiful!!
    4. truthordare truthordare, 2 years ago
      Thank you for the love and comments, its great to have many interests and be on CW to share them. :-)

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