Vintage 1951 Festival of Britain Souvenir Powder Compact
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Description:
A machined brass souvenir powder compact from the 1951 Festival of Britain. The festival's dramatic, Deco inspired logo is featured on the lid and the compact is complete with puff and powder screen.

The festival held a series of events to commemorate the 100 year anniversary of the Great Exhibition of 1851, as well as the history, accomplishments and potential of the British people. Promoted as 'A Tonic to the Nation', to encourage development of the arts, science, and technology - and to mark the end of post war austerity.


Condition:
Fair pre-owned condition, light scuffs.

Dimensions:
3" diameter.


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