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Cassiterite (translucent twinned crystals) from Ximeng, Yunnan, China

 
Cassiterite (translucent twinned crystals) from Ximeng, Yunnan, China

Cassiterite (translucent twinned crystals) from Ximeng, Yunnan, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 16707
Mineral:Cassiterite (translucent twinned crystals)
Locality:Ximeng, Yunnan, China
Description:Superb glassy twinned transparent cassiterite crystals up to 10 mm on quartz crystals up to 7 mm. The cassiterite crystals have dark internal phantom zoning. One edge of the largest crystal is chipped. Plus many other small cassiterite crystals.
Overall Size:5x5x4 cm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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