Vintage La mode padlock loose powder and rouge compact, gold plated combination compact, c1940s.


Shipping to United States: $14.82

This lovely gold plated compact was made by the Ripley and Gowen company in the USA, and is branded La Mode. This heart shaped padlock compact has a floral design on its lid and the edge is decorated with an intricate decoration. The lid opens by pushing the rectangular catch. The powder compartment has its used heart shaped powder sifter and branded puff. The metal mirror opens to reveal a rouge compartment and a round used puff.


🔸This LaMode compact is in good used vintage condition.
🔸The exterior is bright and shiny with light dints and scuffs from use.
🔸The mirror gives a clear reflection.
🔸The hinges and catches work as they should.
🔹The padlock loop has been pushed in or dented, but this is purely cosmetic and does not affect the compact in any other way. Please see the photos.
🔹The puffs and sifter have been used, and the rouge compartment is empty. Please see the photos.


2 1/2” x 3” (to the top of the loop) x 1/2”
6.3cm x 8cm (to the top of the loop) x 1.3cm

📦 This item will be sent internationally using Tracked Royal Mail shipping or Tracked and Signed for where available, and Tracked and Signed for to EU countries. Within the U.K., this item will be shipped by 1st class Royal Mail signed for.

Thank you so much for looking. If you have any queries or would like to see more photos, please feel free to contact me.

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