Jewellery Repairs London at Hirschfelds Ltd - The Home of Exceptionally Fine Jewellery since 1875

Vintage Powder Compact Repairs

Vintage Powder Compact Repairs

Vintage Powder Compact Repairs

Vintage compacts

Vintage Powder Compact Repair London and Restoration of Compacts.

Our London Jewellery repairs department specialises in repairing Fine Antique and Vintage Powder Compacts.

  • Re-lacquering powder Compacts.
  • Re-enameling Compacts.
  • Re-silvering vintage powder compacts.
  • Silver plating compacts
  • Restoring, repairing, and replacing compact mirrors. (Replacing Mirrors is currently unavailable)
  • Repairing compact catches, renewing Catches.
  • Renewing compact hinges catches and hinges.
  • Replacement of mirrors, round, square, or rectangular mirrors. (Replacing Mirrors is currently unavailable)
  • Replacing Larger and unusually shaped compact mirrors.  (Replacing Mirrors is currently unavailable)
  • Cleaning and re-lacquering of compact cases.

Powder Compacts such as:

Cartier, Coty, Boucheron, Faberge, Gwenda, Houbigant of France, Kigu, Le Rage - Le Rage, Mascot, Stratton, Tiffany, Vogue Vanities, Yardley, Zenette

Fine Examples as shown above are:

18ct Gold, Abalone Pearl, Diamond, Enamel, and Onyx Compact, Boucheron, Paris, Circa 1925.
Centered by a plaque comprised of carved abalone, mother-of-pearl, and hardstone depicting a fortress amidst mountainous terrain, framed by numerous rose-cut diamonds, fitted with an onyx thumbpiece and outlined in black and white enamel with green enamel applied at the corners, the interior fitted with two compartments, a lipstick holder and a mirror.

18ct Gold and Enamel compact by Boucheron Paris. 
A Vintage powder Compact Of textured gold design, embellished to the front with blue and green enamel floral motifs, opening to reveal a fitted mirror and a powder compartment, of 18 carat yellow gold, signed Boucheron.

Gold, seed pearl and diamond compact, Van Cleef & Arpels, 1949
Formerly belonged to Marlene Dietrich.
The central circular plaque was pierced and millegrain-set with seed pearls, circular-, single-cut, and rose diamonds, signed Van Cleef & Arpels and numbered pouch.

18 Carat Gold and Ruby Compact by Van Cleef & Arpels
 The compact of basketweave design is accented by numerous square-cut rubies.


Powder Compact Repairs London

Vintage Powder Compacts Repair and Restoration, New Mirrors, Hinges, Catches, Re-Lacquering, Re-Silvering, Re-enamelling.

We are often asked: "Can you repair my vintage powder compact?" 
We answer: Yes we can repair powder compacts!
Click here for more information: Repair of Powder Compacts and restoration of Vintage and Antique Powder Compacts..

Our London jewellery workshop Hatton Garden Bleeding Heart Yard
For Vintage Powder Compact repair.
Opening times:

We are open Monday to Friday by Appointment only.
We are closed Weekends and Bank Holidays.
Telephone: 020 7405 1536

Our thoughts are with the family of Geoff Craven who has recently passed away.
Geoff had a passion for restoring and repairing compacts. Geoff was the Guru of Compact repair

Some Images by Courtesy of Sothebys

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