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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Pour Troubler c1911

Pour Troubler: Created by Jacques Guerlain in 1911; came in both extrait and eau de cologne.

Fragrance Composition:

What does it smell like? It is classified as an oriental fougère fragrance for women.
  • Top notes: lavender, anise, bergamot, rosemary
  • Middle notes: jasmine, rose, bouvardia, patchouli, opoponax, clove
  • Base notes: musk, civet and tonka bean


Presented in the Quadrilobe bottle (parfum) and the Montre bottle (eau de cologne).

photos from perfumeshrine and ebay.uk

Guerlain - "Pour Troubler" - (1911) 
Baccarat bottle, colorless crystal,  solid rectangular-shaped,  pharmaceutical urn, side faceted, carnette collar, wearing his heavy crystal quatrefoil cap, with the laurel label(Sealed) - h: 17.5 cm
photo by Lombrail Teucquam

Fate of the Fragrance:

Discontinued, date unknown. Still being sold in 1953.

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