Unnamed Cu prospect 120-27, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039805, MRDS ID #M050883.
A Cu occurrence/prospect with underground workings located in sec. 7, T13S, R12E.
Mineralization is a tabular ore body which is 2 meters wide, strikes N-S and dips 50E, hosted in rhyolite. The "vein" here (fracture zone?) is a zone which has been chloritized and silicified, and has occasional black limonite blobs and abundant Cu silicates and malachite on irregular breakage surfaces. Alteration is propylitic. An associated rock unit is quartz monzonite.
Workings include an inclined shaft.
4 entries listed. 1 valid mineral.
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