• Cassiterite With Quartz
  • Cassiterite With Quartz
  • Cassiterite With Quartz
Gallery

Cassiterite With Quartz

ID: CC1203

Bright glistening black crystals of Cassiterite cover a Quartz-Hornfels matrix, with a later development of colourless to white prismatic Quartz crystals. The specimen is from the once major tin mining area of St. Agnes, Cornwall.

Details

Dimensions
6.3 × 5.2 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Locality
St. Agnes, Porthtowan, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

Related Mineral Specimens

Cassiterite
$1,500
 Trevaunance Mine, St Agnes Consols, St Agnes, St Agnes District, Cornwall, England
A splendid bed of lustrous brownish-black Cassiterite crystals to 1.7 cm, covering a milky-Quartz...
Cassiterite
$400
 Bejewans, Sancreed, St Just, Cornwall, England, Europe
An ugly yet greatly appealing specimen of a crystalline fibrous form of Cassiterite, occurring as...
Cassiterite
$400
 Mt Xuebaoding, Pingwu Co., Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China, Asia
An excellent lustrous twinned crystal of Cassiterite measuring to 2.2 cm sits at the apex of the...
Cassiterite
$250
 Wheal Kitty, St. Agnes, Cornwall, England, Europe
Lustrous dark brown crystals of intergrown Cassiterite measuring to around 1cm with white Quartz...