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Giuliana, Palermo Province, Sicily, Italy

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° North , 14° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~39km

Old detailed records on agate and jasper from the territory of Giuliana are found in Tata (1772) and Jervis (1881).

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2 valid minerals.

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- Tata D. (1772): Catalogo di una raccolta di pietre dure native di Sicilia esistente presso l’abate D. Domenico Tata. Fratelli Raimondi, Napoli, 40 pp.
- Jervis G. (1881): I tesori sotterranei dell'Italia. Vol. 3: Regioni delle Isole. Sardegna e Sicilia. Addenda ai precedenti volumi. Loescher, Torino, XXII+539 pp.
- Schmidt R. (1999): Die Jaspise und Jaspachate von Giuliana/Sizilien. Veröffentlichungen des Naturhistorischen Museum Schleusingen, 14, 7-24.
- Schmidt R. (2000): Chalcedon - konkretionen aus den Monti Scatini in Westsizilien. Veröffentlichungen des Naturhistorischen Museum Schleusingen, 15, 47-60.
- Schmidt R. (2002): Die berühmten Jaspachate von Giuliana/Sizilien. Lapis, 27, 12, 21-28 and 33-37.
- Geinitz W. (2009): Jaspis aus Giuliana/Sizilien. Lapis, 34, 4, 42.
- Bieler H. (2013): Pietre Dure - Vergessene Steinbrüche in Sizilien. Der Steirische Mineralog, 27, 22-30.

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