|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Peru > Orpiment|
|Locality:||Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru|
|Description:||Complex cluster of many intersecting translucent orange-brown orpiment crystals with remnants of pyrite-rich sulfide matrix on the underside. A few of the orpiment crystals are doubly-terminated. Ex. Dr. N. Luppescu, originally acquired in 2001; ex. R. F. Denicourt collection #3492|
|Overall Size:||5.5x4.5x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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