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Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

 
Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz from Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada

DESCRIPTION:No. 51410
Mineral:Cinnabar (penetration twins) on Calcite with Quartz
Locality:Red Bird Mine, Antelope Springs District, 24 km east of Lovelock, Pershing County, Nevada
Description:Several groups of lustrous translucent red twinned cinnabar crystals in translucent white calcite vein on matrix. The cinnabar crystals are interpenetrant-twinned (two crystals with common C-axes, rotated 180 from each other).
Overall Size:8x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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