Mardin Soap 100% Pure Laurel Berry Oil 170g Handmade in Mardin.
Mardin Soap 100% Pure Laurel Berry Oil : Mardin, located on The Silk Route, The Persian Royal Road (Darius I, The Kings Pirradazis, The Angarium, Royal Chapars (Angaros), delivering messages, Susa - Sardes 1,677 miles, 111 stations on the heavily guarded Persian Royal Road. The Great Stairway of Apadana, Persepolis). Mardin, the oldest city in Upper Mesopotamia with more than a two thousand BC history. A Unesco World Heritage Site; the open museum. The Province of Mardin, Dara (three miles from the Persian border of Nisibis), Emperor Justinian I (527 - 565 AD) rebuilds and strengthens the last Roman Fortress constructing a colonnaded stoa running around the 114 feet tall three storey walls, digging a crescent-shaped moat filled with deep water, irrigating the city, digging a canal for water supply at the same time diverting its flow to an underground channel, denying water to any enemy. A magnificent arch dam with sluice-gates ensured the waters would never flood the city again.
The ochre sunset of Mardin, where olive oil travelled on The Persian Royal Road, where Persian Sogdian Traders travelled on The Silk Route and spoke the language of Sogdiana for hundreds of years from Chang'an (Han Dynasty), Samarkand to Antioch (The Roman Empire), centuries later, soap; still handmade today, from untreated laurel trees, producing handmade, hand-cut and individually stamped, 100% laurel berry oil, a natural antibacterial, moisturising dry sensitive skin, assisting problematic skin, leaving skin nourished, calm and silky containing no perfumes, artificial colours or, preservatives. Continuing making history remarkably, from the original historical area, directly from the soapmakers in ancient Mardin, Southern Turkey.
Ancient Mesopotamia : Antiochia Soap, Mardin Soap, Aleppo Soap and Nablus Soap; a collection of the first handmade olive oil, laurel berry oil, pistachio oil & almond oil soaps traded on The Silk Route; all from the area of Ancient Mesopotamia, The Fertile Crescent, centuries later, still handmade today. 2200 BC (where oils in soap began), a formula of soap consisting of water, alkali (ash) and cassia oil (cinnamomum) was written on a clay tablet.
Soap : an ancient product.
Mardin Soap 100% Laurel Berry Oil ingredients : Laurus Nobilis oil (Laurel Berry oil), Aqua (Water), Sodium Hydroxide (Soda, Oak Ash), Sodium Chloride (Salt). Ancient Mesopotamia products contain no perfumes, artificial colours or, preservatives. Ancient Mesopotamia products are not tested on animals and are 100% biodegradable. 170g ℮.
UK Second Class 0 - 2 kg £2.90
UK First Class 0 - 1 kg £3.48
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