3" 45g Glowing Golden COPAL AMBER with Insects Miocene Era Madagascar for sale

$65.00
Product Code: EB1219AMB4
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Location Cap D'Ambre, Antisiranana Province, Madagascar
Size 3.0" x 2.2" x 1.3"
Suggested Stand Small 2" Peg Stand

Here is a large 45 gram specimen of real copal amber from Madagascar's Cap d'Ambre. The piece is colored a bright honey yellow, and has some great winged insects trapped inside. Amber is petrified tree sap, and this piece is about 25 million years old, dating to the Miocene era. The sap dripped from a tree and and hardened, then fell to the forest floor, where it was petrified.