|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Russia > Orpiment|
|Locality:||El'brusskiy Mine, 35 km NE of Mount Elbrus, Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, Russia|
|Description:||Lustrous vivid-orange translucent bladed orpiment crystals covering the surfaces of white barite. The orpiment crystals show a pearly yellow luster when viewed on the exposed edges. The bright color and high luster makes this a very showy specimen. Collected ca. 1999|
|Overall Size:||6.5x4x2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals|
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