Amber is an organic material formed by natural fossilised resins; a mixture of hydrocarbons. It has a hardness of 2 - 2.5. Amber can vary in colour from yellow, reddish brown to brown. This Amber is Sumatran Amber and will turn a beautiful blue colour when you shine a uv light onto it.
Amber has a very solar energy to it and is said to bring it's wearer or carrier into the warmth and give them a sense of comfort and well-being. It is also said to aid clarification, releasing fear of judgement or conflict, finding your inner freedom and also provide energetic protection from negative influences.