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Mineral Specimen No. 66012:
Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia.

This mineral specimen of Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 66012:

Minerals Species: Cassiterite.
Location of mineral deposit: Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia.
Description: Unusually large cluster of lustrous dark-brown cassiterite crystals over brown matrix. The cassiterite crystals are internally transparent and many of the crystals are contact-twinned. The specimen sits upright on one edge without additional support. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 25x13x8 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-10 mm
Price: $1950 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

Mineral Specimens: Cassiterite from Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia

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