Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Le Minaret by Rosine c1913

Le Minaret by Rosine: launched in 1913. Named after Jacques Richepin’s ballet Le Minaret for which Paul Poiret designed costumes for.

So what does it smell like? It is a warm, sultry oriental perfume for women.
  • Top notes:
  • Middle notes: carnation
  • Base notes: myrrh

Discontinued, date unknown.

 It was still being sold in 1929 as seen in a volume of the Official Journal: Body of the Provisional Government of Mexico along with other Rosine perfumes: Ambre de Venise, Aladin, Arlequinade, Avenue du Bois, Borgia, Chez Poiret, Chypre des Isles, Coeur en Folie, Connais Tu le Pays?, Hahna, Jasmin de la Riviera, Le Balcon, Le Bosquet d'Apollon, Le Coup D'or, Le fruit Defendu, La Rose de Rosine, Maharadjah, 1935, Nuit de Chine, Pierrot, Qui Es-Tu?, Sa Chambre, Sakya Mouni, Toute la Foret.."









Photo by GS Collection

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