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Cinnabar from Almaden District, Ciudad Real, Castile-La Mancha, Spain

 
Cinnabar from Almaden District, Ciudad Real, Castile-La Mancha, Spain

Cinnabar from Almaden District, Ciudad Real, Castile-La Mancha, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 40531
Mineral:Cinnabar
Locality:Almaden District, Ciudad Real, Castile-La Mancha, Spain
Description:Bright red cinnabar filling shallow cavities in brown matrix. The cinnabar is powder-like and will wash away under prolonged exposure running water. A good example of why cinnabar was used as pigment.
Overall Size:4x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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