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Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

 
Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

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Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

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Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

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Realgar from Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 57503
Mineral:Realgar
Locality:Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan, China
Description:Superb transparent blood-red realgar crystals with lustrous prism faces and textured, slightly striated termination faces collected over 20 years ago. For more info see article: Connoisseur’s Choice, Realgar, Jiepaiyu Mine in Rocks and Minerals v.80 #2. Ex. Roy A. Smith (1935-2014) collection; ex. Rocksmiths ca. 1993
Overall Size:4.5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-24 mm
Status: For reference only
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