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Object ID 003003

Object Name Givenchy L'Interdit Perfume

Object Desc A bottle of Givenchy's L'Interdit Perfume.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002700a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 4

Object Date 1960

Start Year Range 1957

End Year Range 1970

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords bottles,fragrances,perfumes,Givenchy,

Title Givenchy L'Interdit Perfume

Description A glass bottle with a glass stopper of Givenchy's L'Interdit perfume. The bottle and stopper are rounded cubes. The gold label has L'Interdit Givenchy Paris France. The bottom of the bottle has "Givenchy Made in France HP" embossed. There is 1/4 of the fragrance inside.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.25

Length 1.5

Width 1.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Givenchy

Maker Details Hubert Givenchy founded his fashion house in 1952 in Paris. His muse was his friend Audrey Hepburn and he originally created this fragrance just for her in 1957. The formula was realeased to the public in the 1960s. Givenchy is still a major fashion house today.

Maker Mark Givenchy embossed on bottom.


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Image Caption cmy2700a-b



Date FEB 20,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes No chips or cracks on the bottle or stopper. Original label is still on. There is mold growth on the top of the bottle and inside the stopper, which has spread to the fragrance.


Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 4 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin