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For the theatre in Petaluma, California, see Cinnabar Theater. .... "The new low value for the second dissociation constant of H2S. Its history, its best value, and ...

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

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Nov 1, 2012 ... 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 Peru, .... Contact Us | Current location: home > mercury > history.html (58/51).

Cinnabar rare mineral specimens - Minerals-N-More

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FACTS & HISTORY: The word 'cinnabar' comes from the Persian for 'dragon's blood'. Cinnabar was mined by the Roman Empire for its mercury content and it ...

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.

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By N.S. Gill , About.com GuideNovember 16, 2006 Cinnabar sounds like a cinnamon-flavored treat, but it's not. European researchers combating discolouration of Pompeii says that cinnabar was thought to have turned black as a result of sun exposure. What researchers fou... More »
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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 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 ...

Our History - Cinnabar

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Here's a picture of the Cinnabar crew in 1999 with Maurice Sendak, who passed away last year. He visited our shop to make sure we weren't screwing up “Wild ...

Cinnabar Charter & Elementary School - History

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Our Mission Statement. The Cinnabar School family of staff, students, parents, and community, building on its traditions of excellence, discipline and community  ...

Gallatin History Lecture - The Raucous Town of Cinnabar | Museum ...

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Dec 16, 2015 ... Gallatin History Lecture - The Raucous Town of Cinnabar. Speaker: Lee Whittlesey. Join MOR and the Gallatin History Museum with monthly ...

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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 mercury mineral, which was used in the ancient past for producing a bright ...

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 ...

Cinnabar - University of South Alabama

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Student Name. Abstract. Cinnabar is a very interesting mineral that has historical significance as well as financial uses. It has had a medical impact as well a a ...

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 ... Although lacquer is used in many Asian cultures, the art of carving lacquer is unique to China. Lacquer is the resin (or sap) of a family of trees ...