Cinnabar and cinnabarite likely deriving from the Greek κινναβαρι (kinnabari),
refer to the common bright ...
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.
Scientific facts about the mineral Cinnabar, Mercury Sulfide ore including
characteristics, industrial uses and occurances.
Cinnabar is a colorful mineral that adds a unique color to the mineral color
palette. Its cinnamon to scarlet red color can be very attractive. Well shaped
Mar 7, 2013 ... The mineral is a mercury telluride compound formed when mercury .... Cinnabar (
mercury sulfide) is the single most toxic mineral to handle on ...
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, 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 ...
Cinnabar is a major ore for the production of Mercury. Historically, it has been
mined as far back as early Roman times, for mercury. Cinnabar contains as much
Mar 5, 2012 ... Â The Romans mined cinnabar ores for mercury near the Gulf of Trieste and in
Almaden, Spain (home of the largest mercury mine in the world).
Oct 22, 2008 ... This Cinnabar specimen is a bit over 4cm in size and weighs over 800 carats. ...
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