Natural Baltic Amber: A Gem from the Past.
What is Natural Amber? Amber in its completely natural form, is rock-like and usually opaque in colour. Most commonly amber is associated with its well know yellow-orange-brown hues. However, there are numerous different shades, from a brittle white color through to citrus yellow, brown and even black. The colour, clarity and detail of our amber jewellery is as a result of exposing the natural fossil element to high temperatures, pressures and polishing. Bringing out the natural beauty of the gemstone in the same way that a diamond is polished and receives a faceted cut. Heating of the amber stone results in an effect of tiny internal explosions, creating unique organic patterns, giving each piece a truly individual character.
Natural Baltic amber is a gem from the past that continues to captivate us today. Its unique properties, including its beauty and ability to preserve small objects, make it highly valuable and sought after. By learning how to identify authentic Baltic amber, you can ensure that you are purchasing a true piece of history that will be treasured for years to come.