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Finest Natural Clear Orange Green Amber .925 Sterling Silver Necklace 20.5inch

Finest Natural Clear Orange Green Amber .925 Sterling Silver Necklace 20.5inch

Stone size: 35x26mm
Weight: 23g | 115carats
Clearness: CLEAR
Stone: AMBER
Certificate included: yes

Sku: C-95-2223

Blue amber is a rare and valuable variety of amber that exhibits a vibrant blue color.

Here is some information about blue amber:

Origin: Blue amber is primarily found in the Dominican Republic, specifically in the mines located in the northern region of the country. It is also found in small quantities in other countries such as Mexico and Indonesia.

Formation: Amber is formed from the fossilized resin of ancient trees. The blue color in blue amber is caused by a phenomenon known as fluorescence, where the amber emits a blue glow when exposed to ultraviolet (UV) light. This unique characteristic is attributed to the presence of certain organic compounds in the amber.

Value: Blue amber is highly sought after by collectors and jewelry enthusiasts due to its rarity and beautiful blue color. Its value is determined by factors such as the intensity and quality of the blue color, the presence of inclusions, and the overall clarity of the amber.

Uses: Blue amber is often used in jewelry, including pendants, earrings, and rings. It can be cut and polished into various shapes to enhance its beauty. Some people also collect blue amber specimens for their aesthetic appeal and rarity.

Authenticity: Due to its high value, there are instances of fake or imitation blue amber in the market. It is essential to purchase blue amber from reputable sources and ensure proper authentication to avoid any scams.

Conservation: The mining of blue amber has raised concerns about its impact on the environment. Some organizations and communities are working towards sustainable mining practices and promoting responsible sourcing to protect the natural resources and ecosystems.

In summary, blue amber is a fascinating and precious gemstone known for its vibrant blue color. Its rarity and unique fluorescence make it a highly prized material in the world of jewelry and gem collecting


FAQ about Amber

• Question: Is blue amber permanently blue?
• Answer: No, the blue color is only visible under certain conditions, otherwise amber is yellow or brown.

• Question: What are the best lighting conditions to see the color?
• Answer: Direct sunlight or white LED light with a dark matte background, even a dark shadow is sufficient

• Question: What are the worst lighting conditions to see the color?
• Answer: Inside rooms with UV filtered windows, yellow light or a cloudy day.

• Question:
 Does Amber swim in salt water?
• Answer: Yes, but there should be enough salt in the water, use more salt if necessary.

• Question: Does amber burn when exposed to fire?
• Answer: Yes, amber is a natural resin and is flammable.

• Question: Where can i get more information about Amber?
• Answer: The GIA is the best source for information about amber

• Question: Where can i get more information about Blue Amber?
• Answer: The GIA article about the color phenomena

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  • Model: C-95-2223

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