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, 4500 BC : Subartus, Hurrians, Elamites, Sumerians, Akkadians, Hittites Babylonians, Mitannis, Assyrians, Persians, Romans, Byzantines.
Darius 1, 5th century BC, The Kings Pirradazis (horse changing), The Angarium (The Persian Institute), Royal Chapars, Angaros (riders), delivering messages, Susa-Sardes 1,677 miles, 111 stations on the heavily guarded Persian Royal Road. Darius 1, 515 BC The Great Stairway of Apadana (the great hall of The Persian Palace), Persepolis.
Mardin, the oldest city in Upper Mesopotamia with a four thousand five hundred BC history. A Unesco Tentative Listing; the open museum. Anastasius became Emperor nominated by Ariadne the wife of predecessor Emperor Zeno at the age of 61 years.His distinctive look,one eye black, one eye blue. Ariadne married Emperor Anastasius shortly after his accession he favoured the poor and abolished their taxes, known as 'The Administrator' he left The Imperial Treasury with 420 long tons of gold after ruling for 27 years. The Province of Mardin, Dara three miles from the Persian border of Nisibis, founded in 505 AD. Emperor Anastasius builds a city, where masons were summoned to build the last Roman Fortress : great storehouses, palaces, churches, bazaar, houses, reservoir, cisterns, water channels and graves of the Roman warriors wrapped around a two and a half mile wall 'Anastasiopolis'.
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% pure laurel berry oil, a natural antibacterial, moisturising dry sensitive skin, assisting problematic skin, leaving skin nourished, calm, 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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