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Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery William Hunter Collections:
GLAHM 100779


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GLAHM 100779: cassiterite; fine large dark brown crystal - click to view larger image

cassiterite; fine large dark brown crystal

handspm


Dimensions:
6.5x4x3cm
Locality:
Cornwall, [England]
Context:
unknown
References:
CAT JAMESON,Robert 1810 1128
Notes:
From William hunter's original bequest. Very fine and very large crystal. Although museum catalogue gives the locality Cornwall, this is almost certainly wrong: the specimen may perhaps be from Bohemia, or even Nigeria. Label affixed with Jameson number [1]128.
Keywords:
OXIDE : CRYSTAL : DISPLAY : MINERAL : TUCSON EXHIBIT 2006 : HUNTER 2007 : EH_HUNTER_MINERALS :

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