Frankincense eo (Oman) / Complex, Resinous,Powdery, Balsamic / $75 oz Boswellia sacra
A silken sea, a sea of damassin,
With figured foam as flowers wove therein,
Where all the winds walk lightly.
From afar -- Clean-carven on the skies of cinnabar --
The palmy isles like azure malachite,
Along the horizon for a time retard
A morning fraught with frankincense and nard,
And purple fires, and amber-scented light,
And flame like flame of perfumes.
-Clark Ashton Smith
Frankincense essential oil from Oman is a colorless to pale yellow liquid displaying a soft, sweet, resinous, bouquet with a delicate powdery balsamic undertone. Its topnote is distinct from other frankincense oils with a delicate resinous complexity as comparity with the more coniferous terpenic note often found in frankincense of other origins. It also has a longer dry outout than most other frankincense I have experienced Oman frankincense has become increasily rare and expensive due to the high demand for the resin for incense as well as scarcity of genuine material in Oman.
In natural perfumery it is used in sacred perfumes, incense accords, high class perfumery, colognes, Oriental perfumes, amber bases, after shave lotions
Blends agarwood eo and co2; ambrette seed eo, co2 and abs: amber sweet melange; apple melange; anise star eo and co2; artermisia white sage brush eo; basil eo and abs; bergamot eo; cassie abs; cedarwood eo's and abs's; cinnamon bark eo, co2 and abs; cistus eo and abs; mimosa abs; citron eo; coriander eo; curry leaf eo; cypress eo and abs; deertongue/liatrix absolute; eaglewood eo; elemi eo and abs; erigeron eo; eucalyptus eo's; fenugreek eo, co2 an abs; fir eo's and abs's; galangal eo; galbanum eo, co2 and abs; geranium eo and abs; ginger eo, co2 and abs; hay abs; hiba eo; hinoki eo; helichyrsum eo; jasmine abs and ruh; kewda ruh; juniperberry eo and co2; labdanum eo and abs; lemon eo; lime eo; lovage eo and abs; litsea cubeba eo; lemon balm eo and abs; mandarin eo; mastic eo and abs; myrrh eo, co2 and abs; neroli eo; opoponax eo and abs; orange eo; orange bitter eo; orange blossom abs; osmanthus abs; pepper eo and co2; pine eo and abs; poplar bud abs; frangipani abs; rose eo and abs; rosemary eo and abs; sage eo and co2; sandalwood eo, co2 an abs; siamwood eo; styrax eo and abs; spruce eo and abs; tolu balsam abs; tonka bean abs; tuberose abs; tumeric eo and co2; vanilla abs; vetiver eo, co2 and abs; ylang eo and abs
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