DescriptionAmber with Inclusion
1.01 x 0.69 x 0.38 inches (2.57 x 1.75 x 0.96 cm)
This example of Baltic Amber, also known as succinite, has a relatively darker hue than most similar material with a very strong golden-tone to the typically yellow fossilized tree resin. This specimen is polished over its entire surface but is really only smooth on the front sloping ridge as the back has a rough contact edge. The highlight is an uncommon inclusion of a well-detailed moth trapped inside.
[Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]
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