AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Bolivia > Cassiterite (twinned crystals)

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 41975
Mineral:Cassiterite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Centro Minero Viloco, 5.5 km NE of Araca, Loyza Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia
Description:Large crystals of translucent yellow-brown cassiterite with several pairs of V-twinned crystals including the largest crystals. These cassiterite crystals have better-than-average internal translucency and excellent luster. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #533
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:2-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Brazil & South America > Oxide Mineralss

 

  Buy Cassiterite (twinned crystals) at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Oxide Mineralss

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;