Circa 1960's - 1970's. Size 5 1/2. Stone is 1" by 3/4" w 3/4" H. Over 20 Carats approx. Set in 92.5 SS tested. The stone's color is a warm "honey" yellow orange.
All natural big stone smoothed, rounded and polished set in hand wrought silver setting artist made to fit the stone. Inclusions of small vertebrates can be seen with a loupe. In one corner I can make out a very small set of insect wings.
Baltic Amber is fossilized tree resin. Because of its succinic acid content, baltic amber is/was a natural remedy for pain relief for hundreds of years in aiding in the reduction of inflammation. In the 1800's it was commonly referred to as the "teething" stone.
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