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The Evaluation of Amber Gemstones

December 8, 2013 0 Comments
The Evaluation of Amber Gemstones

by Wieslaw Gierlowski – Esteemed expert of the International Amber Association Baltic amber is perhaps the oldest stone used to decorate the human figure in the vast area of Europe. Not long ago, in the caves of the Pyrenees, home to the Aurignacian culture of 16,000 years ago, large (24 to 30 mm in diameter), […]

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The Amber Capital

December 8, 2013 0 Comments
The Amber Capital

The Amber Capital By Prof Andrzej Januszajtis The Amber Route, which linked the Baltic Sea with the countries of the Mediterranean, lead through our area since at least the 2nd century before Christ. Long before the year 997, when the world first learned about the city of Gdańsk – urbs Gyddanyzc – amber jewellers’ workshops […]

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Amberfishers

February 17, 2010 1 Comment
Amberfishers

fishing for amber in winter seas on the Baltic coast

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