|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Russia > Orpiment|
|Locality:||El'brusskiy Mine, 35 km NE of Mount Elbrus, Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, Russia|
|Description:||Bright orange translucent orpiment crystals covering one face of white barite(?) matrix. On the edges the orpiment crystals show a pearly yellow luster all around. The bright color makes this a very showy specimen.|
|Overall Size:||9x6x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals|
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