• Cassiterite on Chlorite and Quartz
  • Cassiterite on Chlorite and Quartz
  • Cassiterite on Chlorite and Quartz
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Cassiterite on Chlorite and Quartz

ID: CC4458

Crystals of dark brown mostly sparable (tin) Cassiterite richly invest a crystallized cellular green Chloritic matrix. The Cassiterite bearing Chlorite is seen on both sides of a translucent/opaque milky Quartz veinstone. The specimen is from the Queen of Cornish mines namely Dolcoath (now part of South Crofty Mine), Tuckingmill, Cornwall.

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Dimensions
10.9 × 5.9 × 5.0 cm
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Locality
Dolcoath Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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