Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite your own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

Close
You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.
Close

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Good amber lot of four pieces. Beautiful colour, cognac like. With green and blue reflections on direct sunlight. Clear with a few inclusions. Great for carving or making jewelry. Hand cut and hand polished.

Amber size per piece:

A: Length: 5,5 cm
Width: 5,3 cm
Thickness at its thickest point: 2,6 cm
B: Length: 4,3 cm
Width: 4,2 cm
Thickness at its thickest point: 4 cm
C: Length: 5,8 cm
Width: 3 cm
Thickness at its thickest point: 2,5 cm
D: Length: 4,5 cm
Width: 3,7 cm
Thickness at its thickest point: 3,5 cm

Weight: gr 115 in total.
Weight per piece:
A- 35 g
B- 28 g
C- 27 g
D- 25 g

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Amber is an organic gem (not mineral), a fossilized tree resin (not a sap), known and appreciated for its natural beauty throughout history. Of great value in jewelry along with pearls and coral. Between 25 and 30 million years old. Amber comes from different trees: in Europe from a pine tree (Pinus Succinifera), in America from a leguminous (Himaenea Courbaril), in Mexico known as Guapinol.

Sometimes there are insects or plant matter trapped in the amber, caught in the resin as it was being exuded from the trees, many millions years ago. Different kinds of insects like spiders, mosquitos, ants. Marine microfossils, leaves and flowers, seeds, feathers, hair and many other small organisms. Some of the most rare fossils found in amber include scorpions, frogs, and even lizards.
Amber has helped entomologists, paleontologists and historians to get a small idea of evolution itself.

Amber has also been used as a healer for medical purposes. In popular beliefs amber is appreciated as a strong protector and for good luck. It is thought to absorb negative energy and release positive one. It has been used historically as a talisman or an amulet.

The amber we work with is mined in Chiapas, Mexico. It is a high quality amber, 100% natural, not treated like most Baltic amber. It is harder than most other ambers, therefore ideal for carving and jewelry. It comes in different beautiful colors: the most common ones yellow, orange and brown, and the more rare ones cherry red (only found in Chiapas), green and blue.

------------------------------------------------------------------------

Please always treat your amber with care, do not drop it or leave on the direct sun light for too long or scratch it against hard surfaces.
Amber is nice and warm to the touch, casual and elegant and easy to wear because of its light weight.

------------------------------------------------------------------------

Customer satisfaction is important to us, please email us if you have any questions.

Amber lot of four pieces - Nice cognac like colour - Mexican amber 93 gr

$480.00

Only 1 available


Overview

  • Handmade Supply
  • Materials: Mexican amber, natural amber, amber lot, full polished, hand polished
  • Ships from Mexico to select countries.
  • Feedback: 6 reviews
  • Favorited by: 6 people