A nice piece of red/green amber from the Dominican Republic. This piece is very close to A- grade. Great color and great carving material.
A beautiful piece of natural Red Green half polished Dominican amber, B+ Grade. With an intense red color shining through the piece it has a deep green fluorescence color on the surface with non direct light. A nice piece for a carving or jewelry.
Dominican amber is very special. It is the hardened resin from an extinct species of a broad leaved tropical tree that is found only in the Dominican Republic and is considered to be around 40 million years old. While yellow and reddish amber is also found in the Baltic and parts of Mexico (as well as the blue green tones Mexican amber is known for) the unique tones of blue, green, and red found in the Dominican amber are to be found nowhere else on earth and are very rare even there.
Dominican Amber Partially Polished
Weight: 24.5 grams
Length: 56.9 mm
Width: 30 mm
Depth: 23.1 mm
Color: Red with green fluorescence
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