The now elusive and unaffordable Nombre Noir was created in both Parfum and Eau de Parfum concentrations. For sale is a 4ml miniature bottle of the Eau de Parfum, which features clear glass (instead of the black glass of the pure parfum flacon).
Shiseido launched Nombre Noir fragrance in 1982, under the direction of the famous perfumer Serge Lutens. This bottle dates to the 1980s.
Top notes: aldehydes, bergamot, marjoram, coriander and rosewood.
Heart: osmanthus, rose, geranium, jasmine, ylang-ylang, orris root, carnation and lily of the valley.
Base: amber, musk, honey, sandalwood, vetiver, benzoin and tonka bean.