Antique 800 Silver and Malachite Lipstick Case by U. Bellini
An antique 800 silver and malachite lipstick case by silversmith U. Bellini. This case features an outer sheath with etched floral motifs. The lid pulls out to reveal a telescoping tube for lipstick and features a green cabochon malachite cabochon that secures the tube to the case. When the telescoping tube is removed from the outer sheath, a hinged door springs open to reveal a small mirror and an additional etched floral motif. The tube is stamped ‘800’. This item includes the original box marked ‘U. Bellini Silversmith Via Guicciardini No.2r Firenze.’
- minor markings throughout.
- case measures approximately 2.00” long. Not weighed due to weighted materials.