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Aobaoshan Pb-Zn-Cu deposit (Oboshan Pb-Zn-Cu deposit), Ongniud Banner (Wengniute Co.), Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture), Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China

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Name(s) in local language(s): 敖包山铜铅锌矿, 翁牛特旗, 赤峰市, 内蒙古自治区, 中国

Medium-sized Zn-Pb-(Ag-Cu-W) skarn deposit, occurring in the contact zone between an early Yanshanian granodiorite stock and Middle Silurian marble. Ore bodies are of vein-type, lenticular, or nested, and are controlled by NE-, NNE- and EW-trending faults. The Pb : Zn : Cu ratio is equal to about 1 : 5 : 0.6.

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Xuezhen Wang and Xizhou Zhang (2002): Study on prospecting direction of Aobaoshan copper-polymetallic deposit, Inner Mongolia. Mineral Deposits 21(suppl.), 487-490 (in Chinese with English title).

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