RETRO - Jovan Frankincense and Myrrh Perfume
Year Introduced: 1974 - Feminine
Notes: Top notes of aldehydes, raspberry, bergamot and rosewood; middle notes of lily of the valley, jasmine, honey, rose, orris and carnation; and base notes of sandalwood, cinnamon, benzoin, frankincense, myrrh, oakmoss and musk
Frankincense and Myrrh is a beautiful union of two of the most precious, aromatic oils in the history of the world. No woman's fragrance wardrobe can be complete without this beautiful fragrance. Anoint thyself.
The box reads:
A beautiful union of two of the most precious aromatic oils in the history of world. Anoint yourself with this rich, provocative perfume and you'll discover the ecstasy that was reserved for the most legendary women in the world. And their men. Sensuous myrrh. And mysterious frankincense. The most precious, sensuous offering you can make to a man. Except yourself.
An ad at Christmastime read:
Frankincense and Myrrh may be the wisest gift you can give her this Christmas. Because it's a beautiful union of two of the most precious, aromatic oils of all time. A fragrance destined to arouse age-old passion in the women who wear it. And in their men. (As a man giveth, so shall he receive.) Frankincense and Myrrh by Jovan. In perfume and cologne spray mist. Every woman should be anointed with some this year. Because in a word, it's beautiful. And a word to the wise is sufficient.
Another advertisement from 1974 read:
Now you can make your own history. Anoint thyself. And may thy cup runneth over.
We are decanting out of my last unopened bottle of the original perfume version of this fragrance. The reorder number is JF-985. I'm always on the hunt for more, but this is getting harder and harder to find.