Egyptian Queen's Perfume to Be Resurrected

The favorite perfume of powerful Egyptian "she king" Hatshepsut may be resurrected from residue found in a 3,500-year-old perfume bottle.

X-ray photographs of the 4.7-inch-tall (12-centimeter-tall) bottle, from the permanent collection of Bonn University's Egyptian Museum, reveals remnants of the ancient oil. Scientists plan to identify the substance and, possibly within a year, re-create the perfume.


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Wonder how much $$ is going into recreating this scent.
Damnit people, ancient egyptian purfume is IMPORTANT!
We must throw money at this!
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