Is amber a stone?

Answer Amber is one of the oldest decorative adornments known to man. Examples of it used in jewelry have been found in graves dating back 8,000 years. It is not a true stone--it is fossilized resin.Sourc... Read More »

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What does the amber stone mean?

Amber stones are a symbol of courage and protection. These stones are not true stones or minerals. Amber is actually pieces of fossilized tree sap. Amber stones are millions of years old.Source:Emi... Read More »

Amber Stone Description?

Amber has a rich history of ancient uses and mythology, but it has become a popular fashion piece in more modern times. Though amber is a popular element in jewelry, it is not technically a stone. ... Read More »

I found about 30 lbs of pine resin on the beach. It is clear amber color but not hard enough to be amber.?

Well, if it is hard enough to make into jewelry, then sell it to a jeweler, remind him that he can sell most anything to us American Tourists, really he can.Are you sure that it is Pine Resin and ... Read More »

What is the difference between stone veneer&manufactured stone?

A stone veneer is a thin layer of stone placed over another material to give the whole surface the look of being stone. Manufactured stone is a material made from concrete that imitates real stone.... Read More »