MINERALS : ORPIMENT, REALGAR, BARITE, SPHALERITE XTL COMBO, QUIRUVILCA MI, PERU For Sale
MINERALS : ORPIMENT, REALGAR, BARITE, SPHALERITE XTL COMBO, QUIRUVILCA MI, PERU:
This is a beautiful and very colorful specimen consisting of many species - on one side you have mostly yellow to orange botryoidal masses of small ORPIMENT crystals on white BARITE crystals while the other sides include some combination of red REALGAR crystals, with small crystals of PYRITE, white CALCITE, dark SPHALERITE. as well as more ORPIMENT crystals from the famous Quiruvilca Mine, Quiruvilca District, Lima Department, Peru. The specimen is 4.25 by 3.75 by 3.1 cms in size or about 1.70 by 1.50 by 1.24 inches and weighs 50.5 grams.