Inclusions in Burmese Amber
Examples of Burmese amber specimens with well-preserved inclusions that have become available in recent years.
Experimental Studies on the Heat Treatment of Baltic Amber
Amber samples were heat-treated, using various procedures and parameters, in an effort to reproduce materials found in the jewellery market.
Composite amber with an unusual structure
This 9.12 gram amber composite featured a combination of natural and imitation amber, accompanied by natural and artificial insect inclusions.
The Hidden Beauty of Amber: New Light on an Old Subject
The surprising inner world of inorganic inclusions in amber is explored through the use of polarised light and microscopic techniques.
Abstracts; Winter 2009
This article, from the Winter 2009 issue of Gems & Gemmology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemmology.