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Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

 
Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

Realgar on Calcite from Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 62107
Mineral:Realgar on Calcite
Locality:Shimen Mine, Hunan Province, China
Description:Transparent-to-translucent gray-yellow scalenohedral calcite crystals to 80 mm with lustrous transparent red realgar crystals to 6 mm in the crevices between the calcite crystal. The realgar crystals have deep red color, though many are incomplete. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:8x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-80 mm
Status: For reference only
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