DescriptionAmber with Inclusions
1.24 x 0.98 x 0.45 inches (3.16 x 2.50 x 1.15 cm)
Fossilized tree resin might not seem like much to get excited about, but Amber is a bona fide fossil and can contain amazing insect inclusions like this phenomenal example with several flies trapped inside. The clear yellow dollop is almost a cabochon were it not for an odd indentation on the bottom. This is a fine piece of Dominican with nice size at nearly 5 grams. It comes with a close-up photo and a certificate.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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