- Cabinet, 12.2 x 6.5 x 6.4 cm
- Jiepaiyu Mine (Shimen Mine), Shimen As-(Au) deposit, Shimen Co., Changde Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
The gorgeous orpiments from Nevada overshadowed the ones from Peru, China and other localities, but good ones from these other places should not be taken lightly! Here is a large specimen of incredibly elongated crystals (to 2 cm!) isolated on matrix - just extremely impressive for the species, from ANYWHERE!