Totally glamorous French Retro sterling and gold compact by Boucheron circa 1940's. The compact measures just under 3" X over 2" and weighs a substantial 180 grams. The compact is marked with touchmarks of France, signed by Boucheron, Paris and numbered. There are 5 cabochon rubies set in the flowers. The top is cut out and etched with birds and flowers. The mirror is intact as is the powder screen. The outer case is embossed Doelker & Muhlfeld. Excellent condition only in need of a gentle cleaning and polishing if desired. A classic that should be in every jewelry or compact collection. Take this compact out and freshen up your lipstick and you will be the show. Or just for your own enjoyment. This is a compact to own.