Discover the Dominican Blue Amber Stone
All our jewels are made with genuine amber stone of the Dominican Republic, 100% natural stones. Silver 925.
Is amber a mineral?
Amber is not a mineral, but fossilized resin from ancient trees. Resin is a chemical complex that a plant produces in its outer cells.
Is amber a precious stone?
Yes, amber stone is one of the few organic products that are considered gemstones like pearls and coral.
How amber is formed?
How long does the resin to fossilize and become amber?
As the resin fossilizes, it becomes part of the ground and turns into amber over millions of years. Scientists believe that most of the amber that is found is from the Cretaceous or Tertiary periods, making it between 30 and 90 million years old.
Amber is extremely important to modern science because it provides the only truly worty window into a past when exotic insects and other strange creatures roamed an ancient world, most of which have been extinct now for millions of years.
Larimar is only found in the Dominican Republic.
Did you know that larimar was so fascinating?
The Larimar, is a blue-colored gemstone, and comes only from one place in the world. It is found only in the Dominican Republic. Its beautiful light blue color reminds us of the beautiful Caribbean Sea.
Here in Dominican Republic, amber (ambar) is usually yellow, reddish or green, and some rare specimens are blue.
Blue Amber is a unique and natural phenomenon.
Although several studies and theories have been carried out, the science does not fully understand why the Dominican blue amber shows this characteristic.
The blue colour is confined exclusively to the surface because does not result from pigmentation in which case colour would be reflected in any light, regardless of the colour of the background being used Instead, blue is due to a fluorescence phenomenon which refract blue light.
This phenomenon is best prized in natural light or direct sunlight, or white LED light, preferably on a dark background. Thus, the light passing directly through amber produces the peculiarity blue glow which characterizes Dominican Blue Amber.
Natural Amber Beads
Fossilized amber, millions of years in the making, makes a fine memento of a Dominican stay.
Blue amber, found near Santo Domingo, is prized for its lovely colour.
We work tirelessly to capture the intense color of Dominican amber, highlighting the natural hues of the sea, sky, and tropical plants.
Blue amber is prized for its lovely colour intense blue and natural hues of the sea and sky.
BEAUTIFUL AMBER SCULPTURES FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
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We appreciate and value your time to visit us on our website and see our jewels created using authentic blue amber stone from the mines of the Dominican Republic.
All our blue amber is genuine from the Dominican Republic and 100% natural. .
We are constantly displaying new pieces, so we advise you to visit this page frequently to see if there is something to your liking among the pieces on display, such as amber pendants, rings, bracelets, necklaces, cufflinks, earrings, beads, sculptures and more.
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