For your consideration we have ZIGANE de CORDAY Dusting Powder 8 oz! Dusting powder still retains unbroken inner paper seal and was never used! The container has light age wear. The fragrance Tzigane by Corday (also spelled Zigane) was launched in 1937.
Tzigane means "Gypsy" in French. The advertising slogans read For the gypsy in your soul and Fill your heart with music. Operations in the 1940's and Tzigane (or Zigane) was very successful.
Operations in the 1960's. Interesting back history: Corday was launched in 1924 at 15 Rue de la Pais, Paris by Blanche Arvoy, a year after creating perfume house Jovoy. Corday was named after Charlotte Corday, who was Jean-Paul Marat's assassin during the French Revolution.
Charlotte Corday's patriotic act of murder was her attempt at ending the French Revolution's Reign of Terror. Unfortunately, she inadvertently made Marat into a martyr and gave his supporters an excuse to execute more dissidents. Marat supporters also became particularly suspicious of women and created the opposite outcome of which Charlotte Corday wished to achieve. Charlotte Corday was executed by guillotine in 1793.Zigane is classified as a spicy, floral Chypre fragrance for women, heavy on spices and carnation. Top Notes : Bergamot, Orange Blossom, Lavender and Clary Sage. Heart : Bulgarian Rose, Iris, Gardenia, Carnation and Geranium. Base : Patchouli, Oak Moss, Cedar, Sandalwood, Clove, Leather, Amber, Musk and Tonka Bean. Scarce perfumed Dusting Powder version of this compelling fragrance! ZIGANE de CORDAY Perfume DUSTING POWDER 8 oz Tzigane Paris New York RARE" is in sale since Friday, January 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Health & Beauty\Fragrances\Women's Fragrances". The seller is "fangoria138" and is located in Springfield Gardens, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.