Yellow Baltic Amber Heart Pendant with Insects
Absolutely unique heart shaped piece of Baltic amber containing multiple insect specimens. This quality amber pendant has a sterling silver bail.
It is very rare to find authentic Baltic amber with insects. There are two eye visible insects in the semi-transparent Baltic amber and others you can find with magnification.
A professional magnifying loupe will be provided with this pendant so you can view the insect in more detail. A copy of "Amber" by David Penney will be included to provide an introduction to the fascinating internal world of amber. The author is a world expert on fossils in amber.
NOTE: There are many fakes and forgeries available on the market. Be wary of pendants with a large or "perfect looking" insect in the middle. Remember these insects are millions of years old and would have struggled to escape their sticky prison! Genuine insects are typically a few millimetres in size.
- Material: Baltic Amber
- Metal: 925 Sterling Silver
- Colour: Semi-transparent golden yellow
- Shape: Heart
- Size: 37mm by 38mm
- Drop: 49mm
Weight: 9.5 grams
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