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Cinnabar on Dolomite from Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China

 
Cinnabar on Dolomite from Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China

Cinnabar on Dolomite from Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China

Cinnabar on Dolomite from Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 50231
Mineral:Cinnabar on Dolomite
Locality:Fenghuang, Xiangxi, Hunan, China
Description:Large translucent red cinnabar crystals to 11 mm on pale-yellow rhombohedral dolomite crystals to 4 mm. Even though the outer faces of the cinnabar crystals are incomplete where they were attached, the large crystal size makes it a good specimen. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #561; originally acquired from Horst Burkhard (Bonn, Germany)
Overall Size:3.5x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:5-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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