Beautiful and delicate miniature loose powder compact made by Ripley & Gowen (R & G CO) and marked LaMode. It is sterling silver and is so marked on the back. Guilloche enamel allows for delicate carved patterns to be visible through transparent enamel.
The top is decorated with roses in shades of pink and tiny blue flowers surrounded by green leaves. The background enamel is a soft cream. There are no scratches to the enamel or the glass on the top of the compact. The sides are fully decorated and the back is engraved in a starburst pattern.
The chain and finger ring are delicately and completely decorated. A clasp allows for the removal of the chain and ring from the compact body. The hinge and clasp are in perfect condition. The mirror shows little to no aging. The original powder applicator is inside. Just over 1.25" diameter body of the compact.
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