amber room

Amber room

Am"ber room\ A room formerly in the Czar's Summer Palace in Russia, which was richly decorated with walls and fixtures made from amber. The amber was removed by occupying German troops during the Second World War and has, as of 1997, never been recovered. The room is being recreated from old photographs by Russian artisans. PJC
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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