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|Orpiment with Barite
|Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
|Lustrous translucent yellow-orange orpiment crystals to 5 mm in hemispherical aggregates to 10 mm diameter on gray quartz with a few lustrous transparent colorless barite crystals to 4mm. The orpiment crystals have yellow appearance on the terminations.
|For reference only
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