• Cassiterite Var Sparable Tin
  • Cassiterite Var Sparable Tin
  • Cassiterite Var Sparable Tin
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Cassiterite Var Sparable Tin

ID: CC3746

A small cabinet specimen from the queen of Cornish tin mines, namely the Dolcoath Mine, Camborne. Prismatic crystals of Cassiterite in the variety Sparable Tin measuring to 0.8cm are seen scattered over colourless-white prismatic Quartz. In amongst the Quartz crystals is a lustrous colourless gemmy Fluorite crystals measuring to 0.6cm on edge. A neat specimen from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
4.0 × 2.7 × 2.9 cm
Categories
Locality
Dolcoath Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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