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Cinnabar

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Cinnabar and cinnabarite likely deriving from the Greek κινναβαρι (kinnabari), refer to the ..... 84f, 79-88, in History of Toxicology and Environmental H...

The Historical Use of Cinnabar, a Mercury Mineral - Archaeology

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Cinnabar, or mercury sulphide (HgS) is a highly toxic, naturally occurring form of the mercury mineral, which was used in the ancient past for producing a bright ...

Cinnabar: A toxic ore of mercury, once used as a pigment

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Cinnabar is a toxic, nonmetallic mineral composed of mercury and sulfur. It is the most important ore of mercury and was once widely used as a pigment.

Cinnabar: - University of South Alabama

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impact throughout history as the main ore of mercury and traditionally the main source of the vermilion red pigment. Introduction. Cinnabar has had a variety of ...

Pigments through the Ages - Intro to the reds - Webexhibits

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Cinnabar is a type of red mercury ore that was mixed with an equal amount of burning sulphur to create an expensive red paint ... Short History of Red Pigments.

History of Cinnabar as Drug, The Natural Substance and The ...

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Indian Journal of History of Sciences, 22(1) : 63—70 (1987). HISTORY OF CINNABAR AS DRUG, THE NATURAL SUBSTANCE. AND THE SYNTHETIC ...

Mercury: Element of the Ancients - Dartmouth Toxic Metals ...

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Jul 26, 2016 ... The largest natural source of mercury is cinnabar, its only known ore, and the ... Cinnabar dating from 500 BC has been identified at a Mayan site in .... Contact Us | Current location: home > mercury > history.html (58/51).

Mercury Mining - Texas State Historical Association

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Cinnabar, the brilliant red ore of mercury, was discovered and first worked in Texas by Indians, who probably used it as war paint and certainly used it in the ...

Town Site of Cinnabar, Montana - Yellowstone National Park (U.S. ...

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Historical artifacts on site included a railroad sign and revolver bullets. ... Gateway to Yellowstone: The raucous town of Cinnabar on the Montana frontier.

The ghosts of Cinnabar - Yellowstone Insider

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May 3, 2009 ... Cinnabar's history is simple enough. A man named Bart Henderson originally owned the land in 1871, but the Nez Perce forced him off the land ...

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Cinnabar: Its Brutal History and Modern Transformation - ArtFire.com

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Mar 5, 2012 ... Â But I also knew that the cinnabar offered today is not "real" cinnabar since real cinnabar has a long history of death. Â Having an inquiring ...

The long legacy of Peru's "Mine of Death" | EARTH Magazine

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Aug 5, 2009 ... Now, a new study has exposed a 3,500-year history of mercury pollution from the cinnabar mines, a much longer legacy than researchers had ...

Cinnabar | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Aug 6, 2009 ... Cinnabar: The Chinese Art of Carved Lacquer ... provides a comprehensive view of art history spanning five millennia and the entire globe.