1876 Eau de Parfum
1876 Eau de Parfum
1876 Eau de Parfum
$35.00

1876 Eau de Parfum

SKU: 21782

Mata Hari
Oriental Floral; Feminine

Margaretha Geertruida Zelle was born in the Netherlands, of a Dutch father and a Javanese mother. She was to draw her dancer and courtesan name, Mata Hari, meaning the eye of day in Malay, from her exotic origins. A nice discovery for this famous spy, whose captivating beauty and taste for adventure built up an out of the common destiny. That’s why the most exhilarating of flowers, the spicy rose is at the heart of this mysterious perfume...

 

Notes:
Top: Orange, Bergamot, Litchi.
Heart: Rose, Iris, Violet, Cumin, Cinnamon, Carnation.
Base: Sandalwood, Vetiver, Guaiacum, White Musk, Vanilla.

Originality: rose, cinnamon and sandalwood. Roses usually represent a sense of fragility and sensitivity. In 1876, we combined the Moldavian rose, cinnamon and sandal. A spicy rose illustrates the Asian origin of Mata Hari, sandal is the primary wood in Asia, and cinnamon suggests the scents of the kitchen.

Moods: glamorous, seduction, extreme sensuality.

Margaretha Geertruida Zelle was born in the Netherlands, of a Dutch father and a Javanese mother. She was to draw her dancer and courtesan name, Mata Hari, meaning the eye of day in Malay, from her exotic origins. A nice discovery for this famous spy, whose captivating beauty and taste for adventure built up an out of the common destiny. That’s why the most exhilarating of flowers, the spicy rose is at the heart of this mysterious perfume. Oriental floral, it distils its multiple facets mixing jasmine, black currant, musk, for a fatally glamorous aspect.
Alcohol denat, parfum, aqua, benzyl salicylate, cinnamyl alcohol, limonene, alpha-isomethyl ionone, geraniol, eugenol, cinnamal, linalool, citronellol, benzyl alcohol, citral

*Ingredients may be subject to change. The most accurate and up to date product ingredient list can also found on the product packaging.
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