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|Orpiment with Barite
|Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad Department, Peru
|Translucent orange orpiment crystals in hemispherical crystal aggregates to 12 mm diameter intergrown with tabular transparent colorless barite crystals to 8 mm. The surfaces of the orpiment aggregates have bright yellow luster where the crystals bruised Ex. Miller #M2249
|For reference only
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