Wolframite, Stannite, Arsenopyrite
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Small Cabinet, 8.6 x 4.0 x 2.0 cm
Lustrous doubly-terminated bladed crystal of Wolframite with a cluster of Stannite and Arsenopyrite crystals near the base of one side. The Wolframite has a luster that ranges from good to superb, and there are some areas of incomplete growth (contacts of some dings??) along some edges and one termination. The Stannite and Arsenopyrite have superb metallic luster, and excellent crystal form. They range up to .7 cm in size. Ex. Steve Smale Collection.