DescriptionRARE GEMSTONE: CASSITERITE - 9.00 CT.
Not only does Cassiterite have interesting properties that are appealing to mineral collectors, its luster and hardness faces allow it to be made into excellent gemstones. When one looks at this Chinese jewel, it is hard to believe this material is the principal ore in Tin production! With a soft yellow hue, this specimen is clean and exceptionally brilliant. Cut in the classic emerald shape, this elegant stone is eye clean, well cut and very finely polished. At nine carats, this exceptional gem will not go unnoticed.
Measurements: 9.5 x 5.6 mm, 9.0 cts.
Offered at no reserve.
Provenance: Terra [Hoppel #G2009]
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