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Object Name Cinnabar
Object Description Large sample of dark gray slate with scattered areas of tiny dark red cinnabar crystals. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 129. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin Spain/Ciudad Real/Almadén
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-4.43 W-7.645 L-9.572 cm
Catalog Number 10058