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Saturday, August 3, 2013

Talcum "Lyre" Flacons c1925-1960s

Talcum "Lyre" Flacons c1925-1960s

Beautiful frosted glass talcum powder bottles were in the shape of a lyre or guitar. they held six scents: Shalimar, Mitsouko, Vol de Nuit, Liu, Fleur de Feu and L'Heure Bleue. Talcum powder in the frosted bottle was introduced in 1947, it was being put up in a white plastic canister in the late 1960's, then it was sold in a turquoise canister in the 1980s.

c1925 advertisement

c1940s advertisement

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