• Cassiterite With Schorl
  • Cassiterite With Schorl
  • Cassiterite With Schorl
  • Cassiterite With Schorl
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Cassiterite With Schorl

ID: CC4463

Excellent well formed lustrous deep dark brown crystals of Cassiterite measuring to 1.1cm are abundantly inter grown with bundles of needle crystal of black Schorl, on a light Granitic matrix. A specimen from Old Beam Mine. Records of the mine date back to 1813, late worked as a China Clay Pit. The mine was a dangerous place to work, due to the soft nature of the ground, and was heavily timbered. A rich Cassiterite specimen from the mine.

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Dimensions
5.0 × 4.6 × 3.0 cm
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Locality
Old Beam Mine, Bugle, St Austell, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cassiterite

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