DescriptionMULTIPLE INSECTS IN AMBER
The perfect preservation of an insect physically unchanged over millions of years is possible only through the fossilization of tree resin. As the sticky substance oozed from the tree, it would often trap unwitting insects in its path, and fossilized over millions of years into the beautiful golden amber we know today. This is a splendid specimen, full of tiny grubs and midges, the largest of which measures ¼ inch long. Further enlivened by characterful natural planes and air bubbles within the polished amber, the whole piece measures 1¾ inches long.
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