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in Amber

Baltic amber is usually yellow, bright yellowish. Its colour varies from white, yellow to brown, red. There is also green, blue, gray, even black amber.

in Amber

Amber and succinic acid have been used in medicine and pharmacology since ancient times. Amber has been used to relieve ear, dental, eye pain.

in Amber

Great Italian violin masters (Stradivari, Gvarneri, Amati) used to lacquer their masterpieces with lacquer with amber additive. By the way, the violinists say that strings sound better, when rubbed with amber...

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