is pronounced fak-TEECE)
DEFINITION: "Fake!" But to be more precise, a factice is
a bottle made for the purpose of display, not for sale. It is considered
to be a "dummy" instead of the real thing. Factices come
in a variety of sizes from small to giant. Most collectors prefer
the giant size. Factices don't have real perfume or cologne in them
(with a few exceptions); usually they are filled with a solution made
to resemble the real perfume. An alcohol or formaldehyde mixture is
usually used. The glass itself may be of the same quality as the bottles
filled with perfumes but the contents are not. Factices are advertising
make a grand statement displayed on your vanity or anywhere that you
want to add a touch of glam.
Bill Blass Amazing for MEN 15" Factice
display perfume bottle
factice is Amazing for men by Bill Blass. It stands
15” tall, 3.5” wide and 10" around
its circumference. It is an EXCEPTIONAL factice, that
every collector must have. The bottle color is white
and it is made of glass, and has yellow liquid inside
it. The bottle has several black ring type design on
it. It is in BRAND NEW condition, with no chips, cracks
or scratches. ID=FT8
New "Lolita Lempika" giant factice. It's about 12"tall,
beautiful bottle, shape of an apple with a gold lid,
and gold and white leaves. The content of the bottle
is just color water. Not real perfum. ID=FT9
is the Boucheron women’s factice bottle with the
famous cobalt stopper. This gorgeous bottle is glass,
and contains colored water, NOT perfume. It measures
about 10 1/2" high and is approx. 8 1/4" across
the widest part. The bottle reads
On the front.
Condition is pristine, nearly mint! There is a faint
broken scratch on the cobalt stopper, no other signs
of use or handling.
This bottle is quite heavy, it weighs nearly 9 pounds
unboxed. Very Beautiful. ID=FT11
Red Jeans Tin Factice
Jeans by Versace Tin Factice. Measures 16" circumference
by 12 1/4" Tall. Excellent condition. ID=FT5
factice perfume display. It is a beautiful glass bottle
in a smokey greenish color. The crystal stopper is frosted
with clear glass in the center. This factice perfume
measures 12 1/2" high and has a silver necklace
around the neck of the bottle. It is very hard to find.
This is VERY RARE! There are 4 silver balls on the back
of the stopper that are discolored. But other
than that it is in great shape. No cracks or chips.
This bottle is sold as is. No returns.
Cher released her own perfume, Uninhibited, in 1989
and it was Discontinued around 1998. The stopper was
inspired by the earrings that Cher wore for the film,
The Witches Of Eastwick. The bottle is in great shape.
production GIANT Factice Display bottle which was created
for the launch of Gianni Versace’s “Blonde”
perfume in the 1990’s.
13” high, 10 ½” wide, and over 5”
deep. Created in High quality molded glass with “Versace’s”
signature MEDUSA face. Topped with a brass tone and faceted
It contains its original liquid, is permanently sealed
and in excellent condition. The Versace logo-a beautiful
and iconic woman's head-is deeply impressed and frosted
on the back of the bottle so that it can be viewed from
the front through the golden liquid. ID=FT13
FOR WOMEN by CALVIN KLEIN large empty glass factice
display bottle with removable light brown plastic stopper.
Light blue etched label on body. The gold ribbon detail
on the stopper appears to be a bit loose but easily
fixed and a few minor scratches on the plastic lid but
over all in very good condition. The bottle was designed
by Calvin Klein and Pierre Dinand. This bottle was inspired
by the Indian Prayer Stone collection of Calvin Klein.
Size: large factice: 6" h / 13" w. ID=FT26