• Cassiterite
  • Cassiterite
  • Cassiterite


$350.00   €321  £270.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC13430
A beautiful and eye-catching group of brilliant-lustre Cassiterite crystals from the St. Agnes mining district, on the coast north of Redruth in Cornwall, England.  The crystals are translucent clove-brown with glassy faces, measure up to 0.8 cm across and are embedded in massive milky-Quartz, forming part of a granitic Quartz veinstone.  A fine Cassiterite from this northern offshoot of the Carnmenellis granite stock.


6.2 × 3.2 × 2.7 cm
Oxides and Hydroxides
St. Agnes, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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