Cinnabar, Quartz, Calcite
Small Cabinet, 7.9 x 6.5 x 4.5 cm
Fenghuang Pb-Zn-Hg deposit, Fenghuang Co., Xiangxi Autonomous Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

From the collection of Richard Kosnar, a crystal of deep red cinnabar with an unusually elongated form of which you can see more than 2 centimeters emerging from the calcite crystals that surround it! Nearby in side the pocket is a cluster of sharp quartz crystals.