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Cassiterite

ID: CC971

A rich example of crystalline Cassiterite from the Conubian Peninsula. The Cassiterite forms a thick layer of intergrown crystals to 1.2cm, on a Tourmalinized granitic matrix. The colour is mainly black with some resinous brown. The Schorl Tourmaline forms black bundles of acicular crystal to 1.3cm. One for the Cornish Tin collector.

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Dimensions
9.0 × 6.0 × 5.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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