76,00 €
SKU: A13
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Very clean piece of 20 grams and measures ± 5 x 3 x 1.5 cm. With insects, termites, mosquitoes, plants  remains, etc ... and have water bubbles inside.

* This amber is called copal that is very young and does not have the same characteristics as the typical amber, amber is a pine resin hardened by time, especially the Pinus succinifera, with more than 30 million years old. Its composition is a mixture of several resins, succinic acid and a volatile oil containing C10H16O sometimes sulfide H2S acid. While the copal is a wide range of resins obtained from existing trees and also appears in some cases state of fossilization. A natural resin, has almost the same properties as the amber, so it also has bugs, bubbles, leaves, etc. ..

 

 

Pliocene

 

 

Bucaramanga  ( Colombia )