This video, made in Egypt, is called Cairo museum.
Dr Halbertsma continued his lecture on perfume in antiquity, saying it came originally from Arabia and other Asian countries, and was exported to Europe from there.
Already about 1780 BCE, there was a cuneiform inscription from a king in Mesopotamia on perfume.
It was stored in vessels made in the oldest glass production technique, the core glass technique.
Mostly little bottles, as this production technique was expensive.
Root of iris was used much in Egyptian perfume production.
Also olive, and palm wine contributed to perfumes.
In ancient Israel, cinnamon was used in perfume.
Perfume was produced in Jerusalem; but also near the Dead Sea, mixing in local minerals.
For instance, near what is today Ein Bokek.
Not far away, at Ein Gedi, there is still, or again, perfume production today.
‘Ramses II’s canopic jars‘ in the Louvre museum prove to be unguent jars.
Ancient perfume in Cyprus: here.
Masada in Israel: here.