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|Cassiterite (twinned) on Muscovite
|Xuebaoding Mountain, Pingwu, Sichuan, China
|Complexly twinned crystals of black cassiterite up to 35 mm in matrix of silvery muscovite crystals up to 10 mm. The cassiterite crystals are arranged in a crossing formation and have crystal faces composed of many smaller, parallel faces.
|For reference only
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