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Orpiment from La Liberada Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, Peru

 
Orpiment from La Liberada Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, Peru

Orpiment from La Liberada Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 15848
Mineral:Orpiment
Locality:La Liberada Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, Peru
Description:Sparkling cluster of translucent orange orpiment crystals with minor matrix. The high reflectivity and dense crystal coverage make this specimen hard to photograph. It must be seen in person to be appreciated.
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:5-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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