This perfume was named in 1924 to evoke the glorious past of the Mediterranean city of spices and incense. French perfumer Jean Jacques created for the contemporary line an Oriental Floral with great personality. Fresh notes of Bergamot and Jasmine Tea provide a voluptuous and rich opening , announcing a scent with strong presence enhanced by Birch wood. Heart notes of Cistus Absolute essence and Chinese Osmanthus essence are intensified with a spicy Indonesian Patchouli essence. In the dry down Sandalwood notes are sublimated by the powerful presence of Amber and Olibanum and strengthened by the extreme sensuality of Musk, creating a unique and very masculine trail Oriental Floral.