Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps Featuring
Cinnabar


Mineral Name: Cinnabar

Composition: Mercury sulfide

Nomenclature: Named after the Latin word cinnabaris (of uncertain meaning) which is an ancient name for the mineral.

Industrial Uses: Mercury ore.

Additional Notes: .



China (PRC) : Scott 1801 : 10 fen : 25 Aug 1982

Cinnabar



Kyrgyzstan : Scott 41 : 80 tyiyn : 1 Dec 1994

Fluorite; Cinnabar



Kyrgyzstan : Scott 47 : 200 tyiyn : 1 Dec 1994

Cinnabar



Slovenia : Scott 347 : 80 tolar : 23 Mar 1999

Cinnabar; mercury



Spain : Scott 2763a : 29 pesetas : 25 Feb 1994

Cinnabar