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MD-70879
Realgar
Thumbnail, 2.6 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm
Jiepaiyu Mine (Shimen Mine), Shimen As-(Au) deposit, Shimen Co., Changde Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
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A large, super-gemmy, intensely red crystal of realgar, complete, terminated and lustrous all around. These are amongst the most beautiful red crystals in the mineral kingdom. However, note that they are very light-sensitive and turn dark over time when exposed to light! 2.6 x 1.4 x 0.7 cm