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Cinnabar - Wikipedia

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Cinnabar and cinnabarite likely deriving from the Ancient Greek: κιννάβαρι ( kinnabari), refer to ..... 84f, 79-88, in History of Toxicology and Environmen...

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 | 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.

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).

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.

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 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  ...

Cinnabar - Real Or Repro

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Today you hear or read of items described as "cinnabar snuff bottles" or " cinnabar vases." Technically, those pieces are carved cinnabar-colored lacquer snuff ...

Mercury Mining - Texas State Historical Association

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Jun 15, 2010 ... 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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...