If you love vintage perfumes, then here is Lancome's Fleches D'Or perfume from a Maine estate. Lancome first introduced Fleches in 1938. It was created by Armand Petitjean and is considered a green floral with many scents such as rose, citron and lemon verbena included in the "top" layer. It was reintroduced again in 1957 with D'Or added but has long been discontinued. The bottle appears to be the same as the 1938 bottle, but the top of the box has added D'Or to the Fleches as shown in the photos. If you collect vintage perfumes, you will note the bottle appears to be the same as the 1938 version. How nice to have the original box for the perfume. There appears to be about 1/5 of the perfume remaining in the bottle. The top seems frozen, though it should open with the gentle addition of hot water to the stopper area! The bottle measures almost 3" to the top of the stopper and is about 1 and 1/4" in width. The bottom of the container is stamped "Made in France", and the bottom of the bottle is impressed "Lancome". The entire height of the box is 3 and 3/8". Because there is liquid in the bottle, it needs to be shipped by land service, not by air due to postal regulations. If you collect vintage French perfumes, this will make a nice addition to your collection.
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