Amber maintain features and structures of primary material. Differences in color and structure of amber are permitted and are not considered as a defect. Such differences can appear between elements of one piece of amber and between individual other amber beads.
Such differences confirm the natural origin of amber, and thus each piece is unique and one of the kind. Structures of amber beads can also make a different optical impression, which emphasizes the value of amber and proves its natural origin. VINTAGE NATURAL BALTIC AMBER NECKLACE Weight 71.4 grams Dimensions 22x16mm to 13x10 Measurements: 72 cm long The all beads are totally genuine amber beads In very good condition (see photos). Historically, amber was used for healing as well as adornment. Ancient Roman and Greek philosophers Calistratus, Hippocrates and Pliny, wrote about using amber to cure a number of aliments ranging from madness to throat and eye diseases.
Amber contains between 3-8% succinic acid and many medicines that are used today to cure migraines, irregular heartbeats, allergies, and even the common cold, contain succinate. As with many traditional medicines science has proven the validity of these ancient treatments, with many people today still using amber to help calm teething babies, and as good luck charms. The item "71.4 gr. BUTTERSCOTCH VINTAGE NATURAL BALTIC AMBER NECKLACE" is in sale since Sunday, February 07, 2016.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Edwardian (1901-1910)". The seller is "amberseller" and is located in Leeds.This item can be shipped worldwide.