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Cinnabar

mercury

Cinnabar, bright-red mercuric sulfide mineral (HgS), an important source of mercury and used in the pigment vermillion. Large deposits are found in Spain, Yugoslavia, Italy, China, and southern California.

See also: Mercury (element).

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