Up for purchase is this FANTASTIC gem-quality piece of Dominican amber! You know, even without inclusions......amber ITSELF is a fossil. Dominican amber is resin from the now extinct Hymenaea protera tree. The Great Niceas of Athena in 470 BC stated, " Amber is a liquid produced by the rays of the sun; and that these rays, at the moment of the sun's setting, striking with the greatest force upon the surface of the soil, leave upon it an unctuous sweat, which is carried off by the tides of the Ocean, and thrown up upon the shores".
This Dominican amber is 13 to 20 million years old and can be slightly older based on mining locale. Prized for it's superb clarity and exquisite preservation of fossils. 100% natural Dominican amber. And as always...100% Guaranteed.
Piece = 86.7 grams