Highly-prized by collectors, amber-entrapped insect specimens are distinct from fossils in that they are the perfectly preserve bodies of prehistoric creatures held in suspended animation in an entirely unchanged state. That is just what happened to this spindly-legged spider, captured as though still in mid-scuttle, but now trapped forever in its perfectly clear, golden honey prison. A fine specimen, the whole gleamingly polished cabochon measures approximately 1¼ x 5/8 x ½ inches
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