Raw Baltic amber nugget roughly cut, four rows of 4 squares on brushed silver base. The amber nuggets are of many colors and different levels of translucency, just amazing. Can be worn as a pendant or pin.
Glorious raw cut Baltic amber pin/pendant
1 in stock
1 in stock
2 x 2″.
Words can not do justice to this amazing one of a kind pin/pendant. Sixteen raw Baltic amber nugget roughly cut, each measuring 1/2 x 1/2″, in rows of 4 x 4 on brushed silver base. The amber nuggets are of many colors: cognac, honey, chocolate, and different levels of translucency and veining, when you move it slightly or around, the amber changes hue. The surface is not even and you can feel the unpolished amber curves on the silver base . Each amber gem is slightly different some rise higher, some lower .Because each nugget is so different each pin is one of a kind. Can be also worn as a pendant it has two grooves in the back to thread a chain and have it as a necklace. Two amazing jewels in one.
The Baltic region is home to the largest known deposit of amber. Know as Baltic amber and hailed for its exceptional quality. Amber which is actually tree sap that rolled down the trees trunks into the Baltic sea encircling and containing within itself en-route small insects air bubbles and tiny animals. In the depth of the Baltic sea during 44 million years the sap fossilized and became the beautiful multicolored translucent resin – Amber. It is estimated that the ancient tree sap of the coniferous forest on the Baltic shore has created more than 100,000 tons of amber. Amber has been known since ancient times, it is mentioned in the old testament, and was used in trade. There were various myths to explain where this wonderful resin came from. Ovid the Roman tells us that amber is the crystalized tears of the grieving Clymene and her daughters, following the tragic death of Phaethon. Other ancient legends claimed that amber was the solidified rays of the sun captured while descending to earth For a while its value was higher than gold. Amber originally was collected when it washed ashore. Now it is harvested from the depth of the sea.
daPolonia offers exclusively selected artist made Polish amber jewelry. Our offering are made by award winning artists that have taken the gold of the Baltic i.e. amber and have turned it into spectacularly glorious jewelry. No other website offers anything like we do. Our amber shines not because it is amber but because it is show stopping jewelry fit for a queen. Purchasing daPolonia amber jewelry you are joining an exclusive club of connoisseurs and trend setters whose excellent taste and sophistication are universally acclaimed. The daPolonia amber jewelry is modern, unique, original, breathtaking. Wearing our jewelry you’ll be the talk of the party, stopped in the street and complemented for your good taste and elegant look. Many of our offering are one of a kind, never to be duplicated, true works of art, an better yet wearable art.