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Cinnabar from Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia

 
Cinnabar from Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia

Cinnabar from Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia

Cinnabar from Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia

Cinnabar from Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia

DESCRIPTION:No. 37591
Mineral:Cinnabar
Locality:Idrija Mine, Mt. Avala near Belgrade, Idrija (formerly Idria), Republic of Slovenia
Description:Sparkling wine-red cinnabar crystals coating one face of matrix. The cinnabar formed six-sided cavities, possibly casts after a missing mineral, that are lined with undamaged crystals. Looks beautiful under magnification. Ex. John Albanese (1898-1969), ex. John Albanese, Jr.
Overall Size:6x5x3 cm
Crystals:.5-1.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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