This beautiful compact has been fitted with a strong sterling silver bail so that it may be worn on a chain. The compact is marked "sterling" and also "La Mode" and "R & G Co" (Ripley & Gowen Co.) It is around 90-100 years old. The front is decorated with guilloche enamel in the French style; it is a pale blue ground with a pink rose and blue forget-me-nots in the center. The enamel has two small scratches but is overall excellent; there is no other damage to this compact. The mirror is in good condition as well. It measures 1 3/4" square and is 1/2" thick. It weighs 49.3 grams.