Deep blue color amber are received under special technology by the natural method of heating. The Caribbean or Dominican amber is fossilized tree resin as old as up to 5 million years, however, younger than Baltic amber.
The Caribbean amber found in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatemala and Venezuela. There are deposits of both. Young and substantially older amber found in the huge territory.
Nevertheless, it is found in a very limited quantities and the mining is extremely dangerous. The latter two factors are the most important tipping the scale at the limited quantity of fine green Caribbean amber jewelry in the world market. All products of our company are made from genuine, certified raw material.
It is NOT melted, glued, pressed amber or amber dust. And of course it's not plastic.
Has a lot of moisture and is too soft for production. Some companies have developed technologies of how to harden amber using no chemicals but just placing them into autoclave at a special schedule. Then both the Baltic and the Green Caribbean amber are tooled and processed alike by using the same tools and machinery. They are identical from jewelry processing point of view. Whatever is said by different producers, the truth is that the Baltic amber is also hardened in autoclaves, but at a different schedule.There is neither critical nor fake, but just emphasis on properties accepted in jewelry. Its like tempering of steel for special use. A simplified comparison of natural and autoclave hardening of amber is like drying your laundry out in the open and using the dryer.
The Baltic and the Caribbean amber both have own beauty and charm. There are jewelry designs made that employ a combination of both sorts of amber that look gorgeous and astounding. That is why they are employed into jewelry. And bring smile on your face. Enjoy mesmerizing beauty of the natural amber!If you have any questions, please feel free to ask. The item "Islam Prayer Beads Misbaha Blue Dominican Amber 33 Round 10,5 mm Diameter Balls" is in sale since Monday, September 19, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Islam\Prayer Beads". The seller is "trade-baltic" and is located in Lithuania, Kaunas, 47103. This item can be shipped worldwide.