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Orpiment and Realgar from White Caps Mine, Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada

 
Orpiment and Realgar from White Caps Mine, Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada

Orpiment and Realgar from White Caps Mine, Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada

DESCRIPTION:No. 33657
Mineral:Orpiment and Realgar
Locality:White Caps Mine, Manhattan District, Nye County, Nevada
Description:Solid mass of yellow orpiment crystals with bright red realgar inclusions. The old label indicates the orpiment has high gold content. A classic specimen. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #058; Purchased by Dr. Rorer in Fresno, Calif. in Aug. 1948
Overall Size:6x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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