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Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Cinnabar

$600.00   €512  £440.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC12095
A rich vein of cochineal-maroon-red Cinnabar sandwiched within a banded white Quartz-vein matrix. Within the Cinnabar vein, a 2.3 x 1 cm cavity is mostly lined with deep blood red prismatic Cinnabar crystals to a few millimetres. From the Avala Mines in Serbia this is a great example of vein mineralisation, made more unusual due to the presence of Cinnabar, a mercury sulphide. The specimen comes with a handwritten old label.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 6.8 × 5.3 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Avala Mines, Mt Avala, Belgrade, Serbia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cinnabar

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