Unnamed Cu-Pb prospect 117-18, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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MRDS database Dep. ID file #10039842, MRDS ID #M050922.
A Cu occurrence/prospect with surface workings located in sec. 25, T13S, R11E, on National Park property.
Mineralization is a skarn deposit hosted in arkose. Garnet (greenish-yellow)-calcite skarn occurs with abundant hematite, some specular, but mostly dull red. Partly oxidized chalcopyrite is common, with deep red, almost opaque, halos of cuprite (?) surrounded by malachite. Galena is scarce. An associated rock unit is quartz monzonite.
Workings include a pit.
8 entries listed. 6 valid minerals.
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