Category: 1873

Crown Perfumery Crown Rose, 1873

Image source unknown. Perfumer William Thomson Crown Perfumery is no longer. Clive Christian closed the line kit and caboodle not long after he bought it in 1999. ¬†Apparently he wanted just the crown-capped bottle. ¬†He trashed one of Britain’s historically significant perfume companies and kept the hideous, tacky top to the bottle. The baby and the bathwater come to mind.…