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Amber Collection

Background imageAmber Collection: Mosquito in Dominican amber

Mosquito in Dominican amber
A mosquito in trapped and preserved in Dominican amber. Lower Miocene about 20 million years old. Image from Amber The Natural Time Capsule. Figure 90

Background imageAmber Collection: Gall midge in Baltic amber

Gall midge in Baltic amber
A gall midge is a fragile mosquito-like fly which produces galls on plants, seen here preserved in Baltic amber. Specimen dates from the Upper Eocene

Background imageAmber Collection: Quercus in amber

Quercus in amber
A male oak tree flower in Baltic amber with a length of 3.7 mm and dating from the Upper Eocene about 35 million years old. Image from Amber The Natural Time Capsule page 29 figure 86

Background imageAmber Collection: Traffic lights in Oxford Street

Traffic lights in Oxford Street
The new traffic light system in operation in Oxford Street, London in 1931 with uncertain pedestrians still warily looking for oncoming traffic

Background imageAmber Collection: Woman in harlequin costume and mask for a fancy dress ball

Woman in harlequin costume and mask for a fancy dress ball. Arlequine. Handcoloured pochoir (stencil) etching after an illustration by Fabius (Alberto Fabio Lorenzi)

Background imageAmber Collection: India - Amber early 1900s

India - Amber early 1900s

Background imageAmber Collection: E. Perkins, Jockey

E. Perkins, Jockey
Jamaican jockey E. Perkins riding the horse Black Amber at Windsor. Date: 1933

Background imageAmber Collection: Visitor's Book

Visitor's Book
This picture shows a visitor's bookk for Beale & Co. Ltd, bound in amber brown Morocco, inlay and gold tooling, brown moire silk ends and gauffered edges. Date: circa 1925

Background imageAmber Collection: Marston's Amber Ale

Marston's Amber Ale

Background imageAmber Collection: Meux's Amber Ale

Meux's Amber Ale

Background imageAmber Collection: Holt Brewery Amber Rays

Holt Brewery Amber Rays

Background imageAmber Collection: Butler's Amber Ale

Butler's Amber Ale

Background imageAmber Collection: Late 19th century photograph: Umber, Amber, Amer, gateway to Sheesh Mahal, India

Late 19th century photograph: Umber, Amber, Amer, gateway to Sheesh Mahal, India

Background imageAmber Collection: Palace from the Lake, Umbere, Amber, India

Palace from the Lake, Umbere, Amber, India
19th century vintage photograph: Palace from the Lake, Umbere, Amber, India

Background imageAmber Collection: c. 1880s India Umber Amber - the old city palace

c. 1880s India Umber Amber - the old city palace
c.1880s India Umber Amber - the old city palace

Background imageAmber Collection: Fort, Umber Amber Amer near Jaipur India, lake

Fort, Umber Amber Amer near Jaipur India, lake
Fort at Umber Amber Amer near Jaipur India looking over the lake. Vintage 19th century photograph

Background imageAmber Collection: Woman in canary yellow dress with amber buttons

Woman in canary yellow dress with amber buttons, with hat and walking cane. Tailleur de petit drap canari garni de boutons d ambre clair

Background imageAmber Collection: Gold mounted amber jewelry including cigarette

Gold mounted amber jewelry including cigarette tube, cigarette cutter, cigarette case and pocket knife. Chromolithograph from Edwin Streeters Gems Catalog, Bond Street, London, circa 1895

Background imageAmber Collection: Amber phantom, Haetera piera

Amber phantom, Haetera piera (Talc-winged butterfly, Papilio piera), with caterpillar and pupa on cashew nut plant, Anarcardium occidentale

Background imageAmber Collection: Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer

Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer
Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer -- female model (Gillian Watt) holding up a glass. Date: 1959

Background imageAmber Collection: FALL / CAVALIER / 1969

FALL / CAVALIER / 1969
CORWICK AMBER of LITTLE BREACH. (Blenheim) Head Study. Owner: Percival Date: 1969

Background imageAmber Collection: Fall - Crufts - 1966 - Poodle

Fall - Crufts - 1966 - Poodle
CHAMPION OAKINGTON PUCKSHILL AMBER SUNBLUSH CRUFTS BEST IN SHOW 1966 Owned by Mrs Dobson Bred by Mrs CE Perry Sire: Puckshill Ambersuncrush Date: 1966

Background imageAmber Collection: Women at Theatre 1814

Women at Theatre 1814
Crape gown, demi-train, shawl of cashmire, amber jewellery; hair a la Grecque with gold comb. Round dress, long lace sleeves, gold jewellery, black lace shawl; hair: Romano-Greek. Date: 1814

Background imageAmber Collection: Egypt. Head of a cat with amber eyes. Carlsberg Glyptotek Mu

Egypt. Head of a cat with amber eyes. Carlsberg Glyptotek Museum. Copenhagen. Denmark

Background imageAmber Collection: Baltic amber ring

Baltic amber ring
A ring containing a long-legged fly Diptera: Brachycera: Dolichopodidae. Amber specimen dates from the Upper Eocene about 35 million years old

Background imageAmber Collection: Agathis australis, kauri pine

Agathis australis, kauri pine
Kauri pine, New Zealand. This tree is the source of resin known as kauri gum. Figure 5 from Amber The Natural Time Capsule by Andrew Ross, 1998

Background imageAmber Collection: Pressed amber

Pressed amber also known as ambroid which is formed by fusing small pieces of amber together

Background imageAmber Collection: Amber jewelry. Shop window

Amber jewelry. Shop window
Poland. Gdansk. Amber jewelry. Shop window. St. Mary Street

Background imageAmber Collection: Female model (Gillian Watt) holding up a glass of beer

Female model (Gillian Watt) holding up a glass of beer
Advertisement for M&B Amber Beer -- female model (Gillian Watt) drinking from a glass. 1959

Background imageAmber Collection: Palace Of The Winds, in Jaipur

Palace Of The Winds, in Jaipur
Palace Of The Winds, or Hawa Mahal, in Jaipur, Indian state of Rajasthan in Northern India. Five-storey palace built with red and pink sandstone

Background imageAmber Collection: Armitage Coloured (Mottle) Ware - Mottled Amber Basin

Armitage Coloured (Mottle) Ware - Mottled Amber Basin
Armitage Coloured (Mottle) Ware - Mottled Amber Wash Basin (sink). Date: circa 1920s

Background imageAmber Collection: Gateway to the Amber (Amer) Palace, Rajasthan, India

Gateway to the Amber (Amer) Palace, Rajasthan, India. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageAmber Collection: Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
View of Amer, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. Date: circa 1890s

Background imageAmber Collection: Advert for Barkers of Kensington blouses 1914

Advert for Barkers of Kensington blouses 1914
Woman wearing sailor collar blouse, available from Barkers of Kensington. 1914

Background imageAmber Collection: Mexican amber

Mexican amber
Piece of amber from Mexico from the Upper Oligocene about 25 million years old. Donated by Christine Bayliss

Background imageAmber Collection: Agate Botswana

Agate Botswana

Background imageAmber Collection: Agate

Agate slice

Background imageAmber Collection: Rove beetle in amber

Rove beetle in amber
Rove beetle, Coleoptera:Polyphaga:Staphylinidae trapped and preserved in Dominican amber. Amber is fossilised tree resin

Background imageAmber Collection: Collembola entomobryidae, springtails in amber

Collembola entomobryidae, springtails in amber
Three Springtails preserved in Baltic amber. Originating from the Upper Eocene about 35 million years old

Background imageAmber Collection: Flying ant amber

Flying ant amber
A flying ant preserved in Baltic amber. This specimen dates from the Upper Eocene period

Background imageAmber Collection: Cockroach in Baltic amber

Cockroach in Baltic amber
A cockroach preserved in Baltic amber. Originating from the Upper Eocene about 35 million years old

Background imageAmber Collection: Planthopper bug in Mexican amber

Planthopper bug in Mexican amber
Distorted planthopper bug Hemiptera:Fulgoroidea, trapped in Mexican amber. Specimen dates from the Upper Oligocene. Image from Amber the Natural Time Capsule

Background imageAmber Collection: Earwig skin in Baltic amber

Earwig skin in Baltic amber
A shed earwig skin in Baltic amber, this specimen has very long pincers. Specimen dates from the Upper Eocene. Image from Amber the Natural Time Capsule

Background imageAmber Collection: Water bug in amber

Water bug in amber
A water bug preserved in Dominican amber. This specimen dates from the Lower Miocene period

Background imageAmber Collection: Ant in amber

Ant in amber
An ant preserved in Baltic amber. This specimen dates from the Upper Eocene period, 56-34 million years ago

Background imageAmber Collection: Leafhopper in amber

Leafhopper in amber
Leafhoppers are small, leaping insects and seen here preserved in Dominican amber. Specimen dates from the Lower Miocene

Background imageAmber Collection: Scuttle fly in amber

Scuttle fly in amber
A scuttle fly preserved in Dominican amber. This specimen dates from the Lower Miocene

Background imageAmber Collection: Leafhopper bug in Dominican amber

Leafhopper bug in Dominican amber
Leafhopper bug Hemiptera:Homoptera:Cicadellidae, trapped in Dominican amber with a dryinid wasp sac attached to its head. Specimen dates from the Lower Miocene



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