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A primitive 100-million-years-old bee with pollen, immersed in amber.

18 February 2020

In one of the mines in Myanmar (former Burma) an immersed in amber ancient along with flower pollen was discovered . The bee is dated back to 100 million years ago. It was identified by George Pointer Jr., a researcher from Oregon State University. To learn more about ancient biological and ecological conditions, the bee […]

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A new unique coin with natural amber! Made to celebrate the symbolic marriage of Poland and the Baltic Sea.

07 February 2020

On Thursday, 6th of February, NBP (Narodowy Bank Polski) released a special silver collectable coin of 50 PLN denomination to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the symbolic marriage of Poland and the Baltic Sea. The coin has a huge value! One coin costs 830 PLN. It is available on the Kolekcjoner portal and in NBP […]

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Engagement Ring – how to wear it?

26 January 2020

The engagement ring is a dream of almost every girl. It is not only a sign of the true love, but also a symbol of devotion. Many women are not sure on which finger they should wear their sparkling engagement ring. Many discussions about this subject can be found in the Internet.

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A silver engagement ring or a gold engagement ring? What to choose?

12 January 2020

Every man who plans to engage knows how hard it can be to choose the right engagement ring. The ring is a symbol of love and devotion, what makes it special and that is why it should be perfectly fitted for their significant other, durable and simply beautiful. What ring should be chosen? A gold […]

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What ring will make a perfect gift?

09 January 2020

Rings has been a popular accessory since the ancient times! They have been worn by women not only for the aesthetic reasons but also for their symbolical meanings. Rings was given to them by their partners as a symbol of devotion and love. The importance of this accessory is highlighted by a tradition of passing […]

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Jewelry in the Gentarus store

26 October 2019

            The vast opportunities with the use of amber have led us to establish a company dealing in selling it. We offer a collection of jewellery starting from simple and geometric shapes to diverse forms and patterns. In the offer, you can find pendants, necklaces, rings, bracelets, earrings, as well as men’s jewellery. There is […]

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Dominican Amber

25 September 2019

           Dominican amber is one of the most beautiful fossil resin. It comes from deciduous trees and contains from 0-3% of succinic acid – much less than Baltic amber. Dominican amber has its origins in Oligocene, which belongs to the oldest and the most traditional mine. Its deposits are on the Haiti island belonging to […]

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White amber

10 September 2019

            Archaeologists claim that amber may be the first stone used in making various ornaments. It doesn’t have such properties as flint, so it was useless in the production of tools. However, its decorative values were and still are appreciated by many and the jewel itself is admired by everyone nowadays. When in ancient Rome […]

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Amber – where and when it is the easiest to find it

14 August 2019

Amber in Poland is associated unambiguously with the Baltic Sea. The Baltic beach, Kurpie and Amber Road are located where the possibility of finding this fossil is the greatest. However, it is not so easy as it may seem. On the one hand, this process requires a lot of patience, but on the other, it’s […]

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Amber room

14 July 2019

            The amber room is one of the greatest historical places. It was created by German producers on a commission of King Frederic I, who desired to have an amber decor in his palace. Later, the chamber was given to Peter the Great. He was so impressed with the created work that he got it […]

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