• Cassiterite on Zinnwaldite
  • Cassiterite on Zinnwaldite
  • Cassiterite on Zinnwaldite

Cassiterite on Zinnwaldite

ID: CC3773

A neat Cassiterite twinned crystal is displayed atop crystals of Zinnwaldite, from the mining district that straddles the Czech Republic-German border. The lustrous black twinned crystal measures to 2.5cm on a silvery platy inter grown matrix of hexagonal Zinnwaldite crystals. A find classic specimen from the area.


4.2 × 3.8 × 3.0 cm
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Zinnwald, Erzgebirge, Saxony And Usti Region, Germany And Czech Republic, Europe

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Minerals on specimen

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