- cassirer, ernst,
- cassius longinus,
Origin of cassiterite
Examples from the Web for cassiterite
The crystals occurred in association with topaz, fluorspar and cassiterite; but they were mostly of rather pale colour.
Stannite probably alters to "wood tin," a fibrous variety of cassiterite.
The usual lustre of crystals of cassiterite is remarkably splendent, even adamantine.
Cassiterite goes with boron and tourmaline, topaz, fluor spar and lithia-mica; all containing fluorine.The A B C of Mining|Charles A. Bramble
The original home of cassiterite is in veins closely related to granitic rocks.