"Cyrus now advanced through Arabia, having the Euphrates on his right, five days’ march through the forest. In this region the ground was broken and dark, heaving as the sea. It was covered with pines, and whatever other kinds of shrub or reed grew on it were all odoriferous as perfumes. On the third day Cheirisophus said, “Cast your eyes upon these mountains, and observe how impassable they all are. The only road which you see is steep; and close upon it you may perceive a great multitude of men. The guides whom we have say that there is no other road..."
Citrus, Shiso, Birch, Mint, Pine, Cedar, Musk
Sillage: Soft to Moderate
Longevity: 4-8 hours
Our heavy flint glass bottles are produced in France by a family-owned glassmaker in operation since 1897.
All our packaging is manufactured and printed in the USA by independent family-owned and operated firms.
In French, matière première, or first material, is natural raw material, called so because it is the starting point for a fragrance, but above all because it is essential, primordial. All Apoteker Tepe fragrances begin with rare and unusual matières premières individually sourced from small-batch and sustainable producers all over the world.
Cedarwood, Virginia, USA
Grapefruit Essence, USA