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Object Name Cinnabar
Object Description Dark gray matrix with veins and a crust of bright red crystalline cinnabar. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 128. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin Mexico/Guanajuato
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-3.972 W-4.363 L-5.612 cm
Catalog Number 10047