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Cassiterite (twinned crystal) from Ximeng, Yunnan, China

 
Cassiterite (twinned crystal) from Ximeng, Yunnan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 15725
Mineral:Cassiterite (twinned crystal)
Locality:Ximeng, Yunnan, China
Description:Transparent crystals of cassiterite on matrix. Several crystals are twinned, including the largest crystal perched near the top. The exceptional transparency of the cassiterite make this a superb specimen.
Overall Size:35x25x22 mm
Crystals:2-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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