2.1" Polished Chiapas Amber (8 grams) - Mexico
This is a 2.1" long, 8 gram piece of polished amber from Chiapas, Mexico. Inclusion are unidentified plant material or fungus.
Amber is fossilized tree resin which frequently contains inclusions such as plant matter, fungi, and insects. This amber comes from mines in Chiapas, Mexico, and was formed during the early Miocene (23-28 million years ago)