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Sunday, July 24, 2016

Besame by Myrurgia c1922

Besame by Myrurgia: launched in 1922.

Fragrance Composition:

So what does it smell like? I have no notes on this perfume. I would imagine it was an oriental type perfume.
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The flacon for Besame was designed by Julien Viard and features stylized foliage motifs in the oriental taste. The stopper also has a stylized floral decoration. The bottle stands 3-1/2" tall.

The presentation box for the perfume is decorated with panels that mimic antique Persian miniatures. You can see three close ups of the panels below.

Fate of the Fragrance:

Discontinued, date unknown.

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