ANTIQUE BALTIC AMBER - brooch
Antique carved + polished butterscotch egg-yolk amber brooch
Materials: raw antique butterscotch egg-yolk amber | brass pin fittings
Size: 1"w x 3"h | 16g
History: Amber is fossilized tree resin. Its colour and clarity range between pale to deep and from clear to opaque. The Baltic region of Europe is particularly rich in this organic gemstone. Butterscotch egg-yolk amber is some of the rarest. This particular piece was carried from Lithuania during WW2 as a precious keepsake.
(v.g vintage condition)