MOULIN ROUGE ~ Paris Red-Light District CanCan Cabaret ~ Vintage Compact

One of Paris’ most famous cabarets, the Moulin Rouge (“The Red Windmill”) took its name from one of the many windmills in the Montmartre area of Paris.  It is the home of the French CanCan.  The Moulin Rouge is located at the base of Montmartre, in Pigalle – Paris’ red-light district.

 

Currently listed on Ebay (sweetcottagecharm) is this gorgeous vintage compact featuring phenomenal Moulin Rouge graphics with early Paris architecture.  Metal, double mirrored.   Click the sweetcottagecharm Ebay link at right for lots more photos and info.

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