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Object Name Cassiterite
Object Description Rock specimen of granular colorless quartz and silvery muscovite mica with small black granular and pyramidal crystals of cassiterite. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 97. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin United Kingdom/England/Cornwall
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-5.056 W-5.835 L-7.128 cm
Catalog Number 1651