Cassiterite

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Cassiterite
Item02.png
Type: Materials
Skill: Skills.png12Mining
Stack size: 50


Cassiterite is mined from Resource Tin deposit.pngTin deposits. It is used to craft Item02.pngcassiterite with charcoal and then smelted into Item02.pngtin ingots as part of Skills.pngBlacksmithing.

In real life[edit | edit source]

Cassiterite is a tin oxide mineral, SnO2. It is generally opaque, but it is translucent in thin crystals. Its luster and multiple crystal faces produce a desirable gem. Cassiterite has been the chief tin ore throughout ancient history and remains the most important source of tin today.