Amber is nature’s time capsule. This fossilized tree resin contains remnants of life on earth millions of years ago.
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Belief & Birthstone
- While amber isn’t a birthstone, it is associated with the astrological sign of Taurus. -
Considered to be the “soul of the tiger” and regarded as a stone of power and courage. Amber's spiritual meaning is also one of protection and it's given to travellers to keep them safe on long journeys. Been used, historically, as a talisman for courage and self-confidence, and was thought to bring good luck to warriors in battle. In some cultures, amber symbolizes the renewal of marriage vows and is used to assure promises. It is worn by elders as a symbol of their endurance and wisdom.
||Amber can be white, yellow, and orange to reddish brown. Transparent amber is more valuable than cloudy materia
||Translucent to transparent.
||Often cut as cabochons.