• Cassiterite Pseudomorph After Orthoclase
  • Cassiterite Pseudomorph After Orthoclase
  • Cassiterite Pseudomorph After Orthoclase
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Cassiterite Pseudomorph After Orthoclase

ID: CC3927

A pleasing miniature specimen of a classic Cornish Cassiterite pseudomorph after the Feldspar Orthoclase, from the famous Wheal Coats, St. Agnes. The sharply replaced crystal displays a characteristic sparkling dark brown colour.

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Dimensions
1.4 × 0.9 × 0.8 cm
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Locality
Wheal Coates, St. Agnes, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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