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Cinnabar from
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cinnabar
Formula:HgS
Comments:Originally found in the late 1990's on bladed hausmannite, XRD confirmed both. Recent finds of calcite with cinnabar inclusions have been identified.
Habit:microcrystals
Colour:red
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cairncross, B., and Beukes, N. J., (2013) The Kalahari Manganese Field, the adventure continues. Struik Nature Publishers, Cape Town, South Africa, 192 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cinnabar data
Locality Data:Click here to view N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
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