Rosell Minerales

You are in > Home > Minerals > Orpiment with realgar

Catálogo de minerales

RM871   Orpiment with realgar

Quiruvilca mine, Quiruvilca, Santiago de Chuco, La Libertad, Perú

Brilliant specimen formed by globular aggregates of orpiment crystals, with good orange-yellow color. They are accompanied by brilliant acicular crystals of realgar with deep red color, transparent and defined. It is accompanied by barite crystals, pyrite and pyrrhotite. A different and quality specimen for this classic Peruvian mine.

Size: 8.8 x 5.8 x 5.2 cm.