The art of perfumery in early Muslim states influenced so many regions, from 10th century Eastern Empire to Song Dynasty China that it is worth to discuss it in more details. I will cover the aromatics used in perfumery (including carryovers from antiquity and new imports), the methods of fragrance preparation, sources for recipes, and the view of contemporary authors on fragrance use in daily life.
Ramik, sukk and galiyah - the amazing scents of early Islamic states.
Arts and Sciences - Domestic Arts
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