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Orpiment from Iran

Orpiment from Iran

Orpiment from Iran

Description:Compact mass of parallel orpiment crystals. The orpiment has a silky, satin-like surface luster. This specimen has minor impurities of red realgar. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970); ex. Sam Gordon (1897-1952)
Overall Size:5x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:5-20 mm
Archived: For reference only
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