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Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

 
Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

Cassiterite on Muscovite from Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51501
Mineral:Cassiterite on Muscovite
Locality:Tenkerchin (Tenkergin) Mine, Chukotka (Tschukotka), Magadan Oblast', Russia
Description:Lustrous brown-black cassiterite crystal on a 7 mm thick layer of muscovite mica crystals completely coating one face of matrix. The cassiterite crystal appears opaque, but actually exhibits transparency with strong illumination from the rear. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:4x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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