Natural amber jewelry
Jewelry from natural amberAmber has long been considered a symbol of happiness and health. The second name for this mineral is the sun stone. The stone has received this name due to his yellow color and beautiful transfusion in the sun. It has also always been believed that this stone has beneficial properties. That is why people always make different decorations with this stone in order to receive positive energy and protection.
The first jewelry with amber was produced more than 1000 years ago. In museums around the world, a lot of different amber jewelry, as well as various domestic items (cups, amber paintings, amber icons, vases) are displayed. The largest amber museum is situated in the city of Kaliningrad in Russia.
Amber is divided according to the degree of transparency into following groups: transparent, translucent and opaque. Also, sometimes there are different insects found inside the amber, so such stones are especially appreciated. And stones with air bubbles inside, on the contrary, are not highly valued. In general, large pieces are used for the production of amber jewelry and small pieces go for processing and pressing in order to make beautiful decorations.