World’s most expensive perfumes
The word «perfume» derives from Latin language and means «to smoke through». Ancient texts and archeological excavations show that perfume was used in Mesopotamia and Egypt and was further improved by the Romans and Persians. The beginning of modern perfume industry falls on the end of the 19th century. Today, perfume industry is flourishing as never before and became a synonym to luxury. Unique ideas have evolved within perfumery and bottle designs are as beautiful as jewels.
Women can appreciate perfumes the most and they are always willing to get a new bottle. If you are still in search of your signature perfume or you know for sure, which scent is yours, go on Jiji.ng and enjoy your favorite scents. You can find your favorite perfume on Jiji at affordable price.
Here are the most expensive perfumes on the market. One common quality of all these scents is not a price but their vitality. Many of these were created years ago and they are very difficult to find nowadays.
DKNY Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle
Price: $1 Million/bottle
Golden Delicious Million Dollar Fragrance Bottle was released in 2011. This one-of-a-kind masterpiece was created along with a famous jewelry designer Martin Katz. The bottle has a shape of an apple, made with white and yellow gold and decorated with precious gems. The bottle was up for sale only to perfume enthusiasts and all proceeds were donated to the charity.
Clive Christian No. 1
Price: $2, 150/per 29ml
Clive Christian No. 1 comes in two varieties: Woody Oriental for men and Floral Oriental for women. The masterpiece crystal bottle has a 1/3 diamond encrusted on its neck.
Hermès 24 Faubourg
Price: $1, 500/per 29ml
The limited edition of 1000 bottles was launched in 1995. Perfume was created only for women. This light and fresh fragrance is a mix of vanilla, jasmine, sandalwood, iris and orange blossom.
Price: $1, 000/per 29ml
This perfume was created in 1904 and introduced to the market only in 1954. The scent has a unique variety of spices and hints of black and red pepper making it appropriate for both women and men. It is suited in a Baccarat crystal bottle with a beautiful white-gold collar.
Joy by Jean Patou
Price: $800/per 29ml
The perfume was recognized as “Scent of the century” at 2002 FIFA Awards. It was created in the time frame of The Great Depression and was supposed to uplift the feelings of people and bring positivity to their lives. It requires almost 10 000 jasmine flowers and 337 roses to produce 29 ml of this perfume.
Jar Bolt of Lightning
Price: $765/per 29ml
Created by jeweler and specially for women. Floral fragrance, which is a blend of fresh plants, ripe fruits, tuberose, hints of green notes and musk will not leave anyone disappointed. The fragrance was marketed as the smell of air just after a lightning strike. And each of its bottles were hand cut and styled.
Annick Goutal Eau d’Hadrien
Price: $441/per 29ml
The perfume saw the world 1981. The scent is a mixture of citruses and ylang ylang. The scent can be worn by both women and men. In 2008 the scent received Hall of Fame Award at FIFA awards.