Exceptional antique French makeup compact circa early 20th century. Entire compact has guilloche decoration with applied ribbons and acanthus leaves. Center of cover features an oval frame with diamonds encased by a scalloped panel of white enamel. Compact opens with a mirror on one side and two covered compartments on the other.
Diamonds: Fifty-eight (58) pavé set, rose cut diamonds, estimated total diamond weight: 0.75 ct.
Material: White enamel
Metal: 18k yellow gold
Dimensions: 1 3/4" (L) x 3/8" (W) x 2 7/8" (H) including bail
Markings: each side has French hallmarks denoting 18k and makers mark in typical French Lozenge shape. Letters and central emblem are difficult to make out. Please refer to image.