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Cassiterite

ID: CC1198

A fine bright crystal specimen of Cassiterite from the St. Agnes mining area in Cornwall. The deep brown very lustrous sharp crystals of Cassiterite measuring to 4mm are gemmy in limited areas with a much lighter brown colour. The Cassiterite is associated with deep green-brown Chlorite and minor Quartz. The matrix is a grey-brown Tourmalinized Hornfels.

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Dimensions
5.7 × 5.7 × 3.4 cm
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Locality
St. Agnes, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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