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The little golden "band" around the shoulders is meant to echo the headbands of the flappers to which it was addressed originally.

The French always knew that it's not only what's inside that counts, and when Pierre-François-Pascal Guerlain presented his Eau de Cologne Impériale in a gilded bottle covered with Napoleonic bees to the emperor's wife Eugénie, he started a whole art of Guerlain , in close collaboration with leading glassmakers and crystal companies like Pochet & du Courval and Baccarat.

The original extrait de parfum of came in opaque black bottle designed by Felicie Vanpouille /Francoise Bergaud with a faceted boule cap and a box shaped like a purse in green shagreen (i.e.

rawhide with a rough, granular surface, made from the skin of a shark or seal).

There was also an outer white cardboard box, to protect the green shagreen.

The interior of cardboard cap reads CARON 10 rue de la Paix Paris FRANCE.

The French always knew that it's not only what's inside that counts, and when Pierre-François-Pascal Guerlain presented his Eau de Cologne Impériale in a gilded bottle covered with Napoleonic bees to the emperor's wife Eugénie, he started a whole art of Guerlain , in close collaboration with leading glassmakers and crystal companies like Pochet & du Courval and Baccarat.

The original extrait de parfum of came in opaque black bottle designed by Felicie Vanpouille /Francoise Bergaud with a faceted boule cap and a box shaped like a purse in green shagreen (i.e.

rawhide with a rough, granular surface, made from the skin of a shark or seal).

There was also an outer white cardboard box, to protect the green shagreen.

The interior of cardboard cap reads CARON 10 rue de la Paix Paris FRANCE.

Chanel told her master perfumer, Ernest Beaux, whom she had commissioned to develop a fragrance with modern innovations: "I present my dress collections on the fifth of May, the fifth month of the year and so we will let this sample number five keep the name it has already, it will bring good luck." Chanel envisioned a design that would be an antidote for the over-elaborate, precious fussiness of the crystal fragrance bottles then in fashion popularized by Lalique and Baccarat.