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Realgar with Orpiment

#GJ53798

Realgar with Orpiment

#GJ53798
Availability
Sold
Size
10.5 x 8 x 6 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
AsS (RRUFF)
Locality
Getchell mine, Humboldt Co., Nevada, United States
Tagged
sulfide

Large cabinet specimen of acicular deep red Realgar in a vug to 3cm and Orpiment crystals to 7mm. Very nice showy specimen.

Please handle carefully and do not eat as it does contain arsenic.

Realgar

Formula
AsS 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Massive - Granular, Druse 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Sub Metallic 
Color
aurora red, orange yellow, dark red 
Streak
orange 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Sectile 
Hardness
1.5-2 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Jungles Collection
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