Raw Amber

February 9th, 2009 Fossils for Sale Posted in Amber, Fossils For Sale Comments Off


Raw amber is amber in its natural raw form without any form of polishing processing or otherwise being adulterated. It is commonly used by people intending to produce amber jewellery or the like. To find out more about amber have a look at our article ‘what is amber?’, and to find out how to go [...]

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Insects in Amber – Amber Inclusions

February 9th, 2009 Fossils for Sale Posted in Amber, Fossils For Sale Comments Off


One of the most exciting finds is a piece of Amber with something trapped within it. Made famous by the film Jurassic Park insects in Amber are rare and fascinating survivors from the distant past. Properly called inclusions, many different things can become trapped in amber. How? Amber is fossilised tree resin so millions of [...]

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Amber Buyer’s Guide

February 8th, 2009 Fossils for Sale Posted in Amber, Buyers Guides Comments Off


Amber comes in many different shapes sizes and colours and can be very beautiful indeed. This quick article or Amber tutorial will give you an overview to enable you to make an educated buying decision. Amber comes in many colours apart from the traditional yellow, honey like colour. It can very in shade from nearly [...]

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What is Amber?

February 8th, 2009 Fossils for Sale Posted in Amber, Fossils For Sale Comments Off


Although it might not look like what is commonly thought of as a fossil, Amber is indeed a fossil. Much appreciated for its colour and beauty it is often treated as a gemstone and comes in a range of colours not just the classic amber colour. In fact it can range in colour from white [...]

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