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Kermesite : Sb2S2O
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A group of very bright crystals with spectacular red reflections. The samples of Kermesite from Guangxi never were abundant, and actually are very scarce.
Caiwa Mine, Danfeng County, Shaanxi, China.
Found in 2002
Specimen size: 7.5 × 1.2 × 0.9 cm = 3.0” × 0.5” × 0.4”
Main crystal size: 6.9 × 0.3 cm = 2.7” × 0.1”

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