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Buca dell'Angina Mine, Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 58' 0'' North , 10° 16' 59'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera di Buca dell'Angina, Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Stazzema, Alpi Apuane, Lucca, Toscana, Italia


Cu-Ag-Au deposit hosted in Grezzoni fm. of the S.Anna tectonic window. The mineralization is represented by quartz-baryte-fluorite veins with tetrahedrite disseminations. Tetrahedrite is rich in Hg and Au (up to 48 g/ton, according to old authors). This locality is famous for the big crystals of geocronite found in the XIX century (even if probably these crystals came from the nearby Pollone mine).


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23 valid minerals.

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References

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- Fiedler G., 1846. Sur un cuivre gris en filons dans un terrain calcaire (Canal dell’Angina). Ann. Mines, Paris, IV, 11: 624
- D'Achiardi A., 1872/73. Mineralogia della Toscana. Arnaldo Forni Editore, Pisa.
- D’Achiardi A., 1877. Miniere di mercurio in Toscana e considerazioni generali sulla genesi loro. Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., 3: 133-149.
- Amodio Morelli L., Menchetti S., 1969. Su alcuni minerali della zona del Bottino e del Canale dell'Angina-Zulfello (Alpi Apuane). Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., Serie A: 417-445.
- Menchetti S., 1970. Sulla arsenpolibasite del Canale dell’Angina (Alpi Apuane). Atti Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat., Mem., 77: 111-122.
- Bassani U., 1973. Il giacimento a solfuri di piombo e zinco di Val di Castello Carducci (Apuane-LU). Notiz. Gr. Mineral. Lomb., 7: 12-24
- De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol
- Carobbi G., Rodolico F., 1976. I minerali della Toscana. Saggio di mineralogia regionale. Accad. Tosc. Sco. Lett. “La Colombaria”, Ed. Leo G. Olschki, Firenze
- Cencetti, S. (1989). Le mineralizzazioni a Cu (Ag-Au) di Buca dell'Angina nella finestra tettonica di Sant'Anna (Alpi Apuane). Tesi di laurea inedita, Università di Firenze.
- Benvenuti M., Cortecci G., Costagliola P., Lattanzi P., Ruggieri G., Tanelli G., 1992. The metamorphic precious- and base-metal deposits of the Bottino-Valdicastello region (Apuan Alps, Tuscany): an overview. Acta Vulcanol., 2: 45-54
- Lattanzi P., Benvenuti M., Costagliola P., Tanelli G., 1994. An overview on recent research on the metallogeny of Tuscany, with special reference to the Apuane Alps. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 48: 613-625.
- Biagioni, C. (2009). Minerali della Provincia di Lucca. Associazione Micro-Mineralogica Italiana, Cremona, 352 pp.

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