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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 29530
Mineral:Cassiterite
Locality:Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia
Description:Translucent crystals of dark brown cassiterite with no matrix attached. The crystals surfaces are clean and lustrous (minor edge wear visible under magnification). Shows translucency well when rear-illuminated.
Overall Size:38x28x16 mm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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