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Cinnabar On Aragonite

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Cinnabar On Aragonite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Lavrion District Mines, Attiki Prefecture, Greece
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.5 × 4 × 3 cm
Description

A unique and very rare specimen of aragonite cinnabar from the Lavrion mines, and specifically from Plaka's Mine 80. The overlap of cinnabar on botryoidal aragonite is clearly distinguishable, which in combination with its earthy form makes it extremely rare and unique. In the photos the interior of the aragonite is clearly visible.

 

 

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cinnabar

Formula: 
HgS
Strunz: 
2.CD.15a
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5

Aragonite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Type Locality: 
Gallo river, Molina de Aragón, Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha, Spain

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