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Mineral Specimen No. 80399:
Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru.

This mineral specimen Orpiment on Barite from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 80399:

Mineral Species: Orpiment on Barite.
Location of origin: Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru.
Description: Lustrous translucent orange orpiment crystals to 4 mm in rounded aggregates to 6 mm diameter coating front and rear of a plate of tabular transparent gray barite crystals to 5 mm, plus red realgar microcrystals and platy metallic crystals (pyrite?). Scattered damage to the crystal edges throughout. Ex. Miller #2251; originally acquired from E. Greene in 2012.
Overall size: 10x7x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 4 mm
Price: $175 (plus shipping).

Mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

Detail view of mineral Orpiment on Barite for sale from Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru

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