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Sunday, May 17, 2015

William H. Brown & Bros. Perfumery

William H. Brown & Bros (also called Brown & Brothers) perfumery was located in Baltimore, Md.

Their bottles are hard to find and I have named all of those I could find in advertisements of the era, so they may have been originally launched years before. I am sure there are more, so if you know of any, please let me know. I believe their perfume company was established in the mid-1800s.

 In 1871, their warehouse was destroyed by a storm.

They trademarked a perfume called Violet Simplicity in 1900.




The perfumes of Brown & Brothers:
  • 1880s Indian Queen
  • 1890s Jockey Club
  • 1898 Pearls of Hyacinth
  • 1898 Pearls of Lilacs
  • 1898 Pearls of Roses
  • 1898 Pearls of Violets
  • 1898 Pearls of Lilies
  • 1898 Snow Violet
  • 1898 Carnation Pink
  • 1898 Heliotrope Blossoms
  • 1898 White Rose Buds
  • 1898 Marguerite
  • 1900 Violet Simplicity
  • 1900 Crabapple Blossom
  • 1900 Violet
  • 1900 Heliotrope
  • 1900 Colonial Rose
  • 1900 Absolute Violet
  • 1900 Arbutus
  • 1903 Orchard Blossoms
  • 1903 Ninon
  • 1903 Lilioptus
  • 1903 Fresh Violets
  • 1903 Easter Lily
  • 1903 Easter Blossoms
  • 1903 Derby Club
  • 1903 Crimson Rose
  • 1903 Pink Carnation
  • 1903 Purple Lilac
  • 1903 Rosemary
  • 1903 Royal Tulip
  • 1903 Sweet Lilac
  • 1903 Sweet Marie
  • 1903 Sweet Pea Blossoms
  • 1903 Clover Imperial
  • 1903 Violet Glory
  • 1903 Violet Simplicity
  • 1903 Chypre
  • 1903 Highland Clover
  • 1903 Bouquet Angelus
  • 1903 Bon Silene Rose
  • 1903 Apple Bloom
  • 1903 American Flowers
  • 1903 Dresden Face Powder
  • 1903 Flowers of Japan
  • 1903 Heliotrope Glory
  • 1903 Japonita
  • 1908 Apple Blossom
  • 1912 Garden of Allah
  • 1913 Dixie Blossoms
  • 1918 Japanese Incense
  • 1918 Garden of Roses
  • 1918 Lily of the Valley
  • 1918 Siren Lilac
  • 1918 Jess
  • 1918 Eileen
  • 1918 American Lilac
  • 1918 Trailing Arbutus
  • 1919 Boomerang
  • 1919 Garden of Lilies
  • 1919 Heliotrope Glory
  • 1919 Oriental Body Sachet
  • 1922 Dream Violet
  • 1922 Desiree
  • 1922 White Heliotrope
  • 1922 White Lilac
  • 1922 English Jasmine
  • 1923 Dreamerie




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