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Cassiterite Var Wood Tin

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Cassiterite Var Wood Tin

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With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Charcas Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.5 × 2 × 1.5 cm
Weight: 
200.00gr
Description

An oddity: Set of 11 pieces of cassiterite var wood-tin (spanish "Estano madera") out of an alluvial deposit, in different colors in a glass with screw plug.

The given size is an average, specimens vary from 1 - 2.5 cm.

This old sample is from an unknown bolivian geologist, I have acquired it a few years before from an austrian collector who made a lot of trips to bolivia in the past.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cassiterite

Formula: 
SnO2
Strunz: 
4.DB.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
6.0 - 7.0

Wood Tin

Variety Of: 

Cassiterite

Formula: 
SnO2
Strunz: 
4.DB.05
Hardness: 
6.0 - 7.0
Hardness: 
0.0

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