Natural Baltic Amber Loose Polished Round Ball Beads 200g. Amber is an ancient resin, that has fossilized over time. It is a mineral, that was created out of congealed coniferous plants resin. Amber can be all forms and sizes.Amer can be found from 1 -2 mm to 1 m long. Also amber can be found size of drop, icicle or a square shaped. It all depends were resin escape to the surface or stayed in the bark and three trunk. Also amber is a very multicolored mineral, this is because resin spil touched many surfaces and created plenty beautiful colors. Amber color varies from white to dark brown, red, drak red, light yellow, light yellow to luminous yellow orange hue.
Picture shows 200 grams of beads. Beads diameter: 5-7mm There 50 grams of each color. Amber is one of the most important exported items in the old days. Baltic amber reached the ancient Phoenicia, Greece, Rome, Egypt and many more.
Amber Road was through water and land, the merchants tried to transport amber goods by the shortest route possible. Nordic gold was truly one of the most expensive material, so there was many roles and laws to control amber sources, and every man was judged by amount of amber he or she stole. Amber was used in many ways in ancient times. For example, amber was used as meditation for intestines and kidneys activity, also it stimulates the nervous system, has anti-stress, anti-inflammatory and antitoxin effect.The are many traditions whose main attraction is amber. In Lithuania it is believed that if you throw amber or amber dust into fire your wishes will come true. TEST TO INDENTIFY REAL AMBER FROM FAKE. Amber beads, unless it specially made to be that way, is usually imperfect. Amber beads most likely have some little cracks or tiny air bubbles.
To do this test you will need about 7 teaspoons of slat and medium size cup of water. Mix the ingredients together and wait till the salt is fully melted. Than you can add your Amber gemstone into the cup. Amber gemstone should float in the cup, while fake amber will sink, fast. Unfotunately this method is not suitable for amber jewelry with metal or others material in it.
To do this test you need to heat the needle and then push it against the Amber. If it is a genuine Amber there would be some cracks and the needle went in the amber only slightly.Also the smell of the amber would change and become similar to old punged tree. The item "Natural Baltic Amber Loose Polished Round Ball Beads 200g Various Colors" is in sale since Friday, March 6, 2015. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Loose Diamonds & Gemstones\Loose Gemstones\Amber". The seller is "evedamber" and is located in Ziegzdriai, Kaunas, Lt.
This item can be shipped worldwide.