Contents: Colombian amber
with bugs, Baltic amber with bugs, Story of Amber
SPECIMENS WITH BUGS
This is a collection of amber from Colombia, South
America. Fairly new find, amber being mined here is 5 million years
old. Some may consider is Copal (young amber) Fossilized tree resin must
be at least 30 million years old to be considered
LOADED WITH BUGS. EXCELLENT
Excellent piece is 2-3/4" long x 1-3/4" wide at the
widest. 17 grams. LOADED with ants, termites, eggs, gnats,
This collection of amber is from the
shores of the Baltic Sea, darting back to 20-50 million years ago and
found in 250 documented colors.
Small size averages 3/4"-1" long
Right edge, gnat
Medium Sizes Average 1-1/4 to 1- 3/4" long
THE BIG GUY! SO many bugs - too many to count! 6"
BALTIC AMBER WITHOUT BUGS
For jewelry work or the collector.
Here's a great giant specimen of amber from Aurora, North Carolina owned by
friends Pat & Ken. It sits in their window and they enjoy it every