belong to amber jewelry
category. The origins of amber
date back to about 45 million years ago. It is a natural, translucent and brittle material widely used for jewelry making including amber earrings
. Women love wearing amber earrings
. which come in many styles, shapes and lengths.
started their history in early ages. Evidence of amber jeweler's workshops has been discovered by archaeologists tied to the Neolithic period.
The Romans were very well known for their love of amber
and they used it not only for amber jewelry
but for coinage as well. Amber
has been mentioned by Homer in the Odyssey, and it has been written by Pliny the Elder that the price of a small single piece of amber sculpture was worth more than a healthy slave.
First amber earrings
featured very simple designs, however with the advancement of technology and development of jewelery manufacturing techniques the number of available designs grew tremendously.
Every amber jewelry
connoisseour has at least one pair or amber earrings
in their jewelry box. Amber
is loved for its warmth and natural beauty.
jewelers are famous for their amber jewelry making skills. Most of amber jewelry including amber earrings is handcrafted which adds a level of sophistication and beauty to every product.
Nowadays jewelry stores offer a wide assortment of amber products including hundreds of amber earringsdesigns. Amber is very often set in sterling silver and the most popular amber colours are: cognac, green, cherry, honey and milky.