DescriptionAmber with Inclusions
1.11 x 0.91 x 0.35 inches (2.82 x 2.30 x 0.90 cm)
Baltic Amber, also commonly referred to as succinite, can have desirable coloration as well as incredible inclusions which is obviously the case with this fine specimen. The golden-yellow dollop of fossilized tree resin is relatively clear with the exception of some unique bubbles and, of course, the exceptionally well preserved winged insect trapped inside it forever. This amazing singular piece is a fine quality specimen.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
Estimate: $300 - up.
Condition report available upon request.
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