Dragon Minerals - December 16, 2022 Update

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21120: Orpiment - $28
Quiruvilca Mine, Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad, Peru
Small cabinet - 7.2 x 4.6 x 1.8 cm
100 grams
Specimen status: Available
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A flat plate of translucent, orange-brown orpiment crystals completely covering a mixed sulfides base. Individual crystals rise to about 1.1 cm above the matrix. A few, scattered bruises are seen (orpiment is a rather soft mineral), but overall condition is excellent for the price.

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