Inclusions in Burmese Amber
Examples of Burmese amber specimens with well-preserved inclusions that have become available in recent years.
Amber with Mite Inclusion
An unusual mite is preserved in a 30-million-year old amber specimen.
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 polarized light and microscopic techniques.
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 jewelry market.
Abstracts; Winter 2009
This article, from the Winter 2009 issue of Gems & Gemology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemology.
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.