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Elegant serifed typeface used in the bottle label of Équipage, a perfume from upscale French fashion brand Hermès.

This particular packaging dates from the 1970s but the font used has remained more or less unchanged through the years. 

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Sorry, but what you posted appears to be custom lettering / a custom logotype, not a setting of a typeface (not finding a match).
answered by Champ (15.1k points)
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Thank you so much!

You are probably right, but I like to think that almost every lettering art stems from a typeface that has been either cast aside, gone out of fashion or just forgotten.

In any case, I have attached an image of the current packaging, which seem to be a finer, more delicate iteration. (I apologize for the coarse resolution of the image)

As always, thank you so much for your help and input!  : ))

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fiz, your assumption about typefaces and lettering is not well founded.

A bit of history on the subject.

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