Dragon Minerals - April 25, 2022 Update

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12780: Cinnabar, Dolomite, and Quartz - $16
Tongren Mine, Bijiang District, Tongren, Guizhou, China
Small cabinet - 6.2 x 4.4 x 2.1 cm
51 grams
Specimen status: Available
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A plate of opaque, crystalline dolomite hosts two deep silvery-red cinnabar crystal groups, the largest of which measures 9 mm. Both cinnabars are in excellent condition, and appear deep translucent red in transmitted light. A few, small water-clear quartz points add accent. The specimen sits perfectly for display on its naturally flat base.







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