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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 39707
Mineral:Cassiterite and Quartz
Locality:Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia
Description:Lustrous near-black cassiterite crystals up to 7 mm across intergrown with translucent smoky quartz crystals up to 22 mm long. The cassiterite shows internal translucency with strong rear illumination.
Overall Size:6x3x2 cm
Crystals:2-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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