Cinnabar, Quartz
Small Cabinet, 5.5 x 5.1 x 4.1 cm
Tongren Mine, Wanshan District, Tongren Prefecture, Guizhou Province, China

A 1.6-cm, dark red crystal of cinnabar, complete and undamaged, is isolated on the matrix and set off by a row of milky quartz crystals that lean in various directions at the back of the matrix.