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Cinnabar is spicy red orange-like the mineral. Because of its color, it was used as a pigment and carved into jewelry in ancient times. However, after having discovered that it is toxic — being an important ore of mercury — the use was discontinued.

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With color ranging from cinnamon to scarlet, cinnabar has the heat of red, vibrancy of orange, and the earthiness of brown. The cinnabar hex code is #E34234.

It blends effortlessly with nearby colors — oranges, neutrals, and even yellows — and helps turquoises and blues pop.

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