Bric Poi, Bricherasio, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
Quartzites of the Sanfront-Pinerolo Unit (Dora-Maira Massif) crop out on the southern slope of Bric Poi, mainly on the left bank of Chiamogna di San Michele brook between Terranera bridge and Case Brandino. Here, a quarry operated for some years in the second half of the 20th century. The manganese mineralization occurs as filling of the quartzite fractures.
1 entry listed. 1 valid mineral.
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Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
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