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Cassiterite from Llallagua, Bustillos Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia

 
Cassiterite from Llallagua, Bustillos Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia

DESCRIPTION:No. 25410
Mineral:Cassiterite
Locality:Llallagua, Bustillos Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia
Description:Translucent crystal of cassiterite with minor quartz on the bottom. The crystal appears black, but shows golden translucent areas around the edges where light can pass through. Clean surfaces with minor edge frittering. Ex. Marcelle (1918-2003) & Charles (1917-2003) Weber
Overall Size:30x29x25 mm
Crystals:30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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