A modish and heavy rectangular section Deco crystal container and cover with bevelled corners, the surface decorated with cut stripes, bold black enamel accents, and black stylised line patterns. Condition: slice chip removed from an interior corner wall (see image); stand wear to the under-base, light rubbing to the black enamel; light surface wear; nothing further found. Circa 1930s, unmarked but almost certainly Czechoslovakian and by Karl Palda or Bruno Posselt. Height 7.5cm/3in, width 11.5cm/4.5in, depth 8.5cm/3.25in. Matching scent bottle also available.