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Skrikerum Mine (Skrickerum Mine), Valdemarsvik, Östergötland, Sweden

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Cu-Ag-Pb-Se deposit. The first mineral containing Se was first discovered and described from this locality (by Berzelius in 1817). Old maps use the spelling "Skrickerum", which is not in use today.

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42 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Wilke, H.-J. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 4: Skandinavien. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, p. 144-145

Jonsson, E. & Wagner, T. (2002): Ore mineralogy of the Skrikerum Cu–Ag–Tl–(Au) selenide deposit, SE Sweden: preliminary results. The 25th Nordic Geological Winter Meeting (Reykjavík), Abstract vol., 98

Bindi, L. & Pratesi, G. (2005): Selenojalpaite, Ag3CuSe2, a new mineral species from the Skrikerum Cu–Ag–Tl selenide deposit, Smaland, southeastern Sweden, Canadian Mineralogist 43, 1373-1377

Sandström, F. (2007): Skrikerum. Litiofilen 24 (1), 22-38

Jansson, B., Otter, B., Thorin, L. & Torstensson, O. (2006): Skrikerum- typlokal for berzelianit. Svenska typlokaler, del 2. Berg & Mineral. 16 (nr 49), 9-11

Jonsson, E. (2012): Hessit-det första telluridfyndet i Skrikerums koppar-selen-mineralisering. Berg & Mineral. 22 (72), 9-10

Jonsson, E., Högdahl, K., Majka, J. & Murashko, M. (2014): Te-Cu-rich sudburyite – the first platinum-group-element mineral from the selenide mineralisation at Skrikerum, Sweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen. 191, 137-144

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