|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from California > Cinnabar (silicified)|
|Locality:||New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California|
|Description:||Patches of red cinnabar in quartz-rich matrix. The cinnabar has been silicified, an alteration to a quartz-cinnabar mixture that is harder than cinnabar. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #114; collected when Nalle worked at mine in 1942|
|Overall Size:||7.5x7x4 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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