|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from China > Cinnabar|
|Locality:||Tongren, Guizhou, China|
|Description:||Several crystals of blood-red cinnabar on quartz-coated matrix with minor white calcite. All crystals show interpenetrant twinning. Bottom is sawn flat to remove excess matrix without risking damage to the fragile cinnabar crystals.|
|Overall Size:||8x5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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