Beautiful Raw Chunk of Amber
Amber is a hardened resin from prehistoric trees. Ancient trees were like today’s pines and spruce trees. The different types of prehistoric trees created over 200 different types of Amber. Amazing Stuff
- Develops patience and wisdom
- Eliminates Fear
- Clears the mind
- Relieves headaches
- Dissolves negative energy
Amber is fossilized tree resin that has been appreciated for its color and natural beauty since Neolithic times.
Ambers orange-hued transparence has evocatively preserved long-extinct animals for millions of years. It's adorned our necklaces, bracelets, and pendants for millennia.
Amber is formed from sap coming out of certain trees. The sap soon becomes a sticky gum, and fossilizes as amber.
It is proven that Baltic Amber contains 3-8% of succinic acid which is widely used in contemporary medicine. Succinic acid improves immunity, thereby strengthening the body.
It is the birthstone for the astrological sign of Cancer
Roman woman rubbed amber in their hands such as someone might use a 'worry stone' today. They believed that the continual contact with Amber would promote a youthful appearance in their looks.
Crystal system: Amorphous solid
Hardness (Mohs hardness scale): 2 – 2.5
Transparency: Opaque, Transparent
Refractive index: 1.539 – 1.545