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Identification Of Amber

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The tests for the identification of fossil resins, and their separation from plastic or other common substitutes, fall into two categories; the profoundly simple and the extremely complex. The normal range of equipment availĀ­able to the gemologist – refractometer, dichroscope, heavy liquids, etc- has no place in the day-to-day identification of amber. However, most of […]

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