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Monday, February 4, 2013

Guerlain Heritage Case #2 - 180 Anniversary Collector's Case c2009

For its 180th anniversary in 2008 Guerlain issued a luxurious leather coffret called the "Guerlain Heritage Case", containing a collection of 18 of the house's fragrances best representing its perfume history since 1828. Only 205 copies of this limited edition case were made.

The labels on the bottles are inspired by historic Guerlain labels from the Art Deco period. This set looks similar to the case made the previous year, but the stoppers of these bottles are different.

"A precious and elegant leather showcase that opens to reveal 18 iconic fragrances. From Eau de Cologne Impériale, composed for Empress Eugénie in 1853, to Guerlain's newest scent, Cruel Gardénia, created in 2008. This case is a vision of elegance, a symbol of rare and refined luxury and a prestigious gift to celebrate a unique fragrance heritage."

The leather case includes:
  1. Angélique Noire (eau de parfum)
  2. Bois d'Arménie (eau de parfum)
  3. Cologne Impériale (eau de cologne)
  4. Cruel Gardenia (eau de parfum)
  5. Cuir Beluga (eau de parfum)
  6. Habit Rouge (eau de parfum)
  7. Insolence (eau de parfum)
  8. Iris Ganache (eau de parfum)
  9. Jicky (eau de parfum)
  10. L'Heure Bleue (eau de parfum)
  11. L'Instant (eau de parfum)
  12. L'Instant pour Homme (eau de parfum)
  13. Mitsouko (eau de parfum)
  14. Nahema (eau de parfum)
  15. Rose Barbare (eau de parfum)
  16. Samsara (eau de parfum)
  17. Shalimar (eau de parfum
  18. Vetiver (eau de toilette)

The case retailed for $3,500.

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