• Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
  • Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
  • Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
  • Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
  • Cassiterite on Bismuthinite
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Cassiterite on Bismuthinite

$900.00   €811  £690.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC4915

Richly adorned specimen of acicular metallic grey crystals of Bismuthinite line numerous cavities in a Chalcopyrite, Quartz matrix. Add interest to the specimen are later depositions of balls and botryoidal zoned brown Cassiterite 'Wood Tin', with very dark green Chlorite grown on the Bismuthinite crystals. A fine specimen from the Fowey Consols Mine, Tywardreath, Cornwall, and a rare combination.

Details

Dimensions
7.2 × 4.5 × 3.3 cm
Categories
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Fowey Consols, Tywardreath, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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