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Chalcedony from Arabian Plate

  • Al-Anbar province
    • Ar-Rutbah (Rutbah; Ar-Rutba; Rutba)
Petranek, J., Jassim, S., Al-Bassam, K. and Hak, J. (1980) Quartz geodes of the Western Desert, Iraq. Journal of the Geological Society of Iraq, 13, 343-347; Petranek, J., Jassim, S., Al-Bassam, K. and Hak, J. (1983) Quartz geodes of the Western Desert, Iraq. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 28, 139-147.
  • Ajloun
    • Jabal Aljoun (Aljoun Mts; Aljun Mts)
Yosha Abdel Salam Al-amri (2007): The role of the iron ore deposit of Mugharet el-Wardeh/Jordan in the development of the use of iron in southern Bilad el-Sham. Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, 184 pp.
  • Al Batinah North
[var: Jasper] Mawarid Mining
[var: Jasper] Mawarid Mining
  • Ash Sharqiyah
Kickmaier W. and Peters, Tj. (1990): Manganese occurrences in the Al Hammah Range - Wahrah Formation, Oman Mountains. In: Robertson, A. H. F., Searle, M. P. & Ries, A. C. (Eds.): The Geology and Tectonics of the Oman Region. Geological Society, London, Special Publication No. 49, pp. 239-249.
  • Muscat
    • Sib
Rajendran, S., & Nasir, S. (2014). ASTER spectral sensitivity of carbonate rocks–Study in Sultanate of Oman. Advances in Space Research, 53(4), 656-673.
Saudi Arabia
  • Mintaqah Al Madinah
Nehlig, P., Salpeteur, I., Asfirane, F., Bouchot, V., Eberlé, J. M., & Genna, A. (1999). The Mineral Potential of the Arabian Shield: A reassessment. In Proceedings of the IUGS/UNESCO Meeting on the “Base and Precious Metal Deposits in the Arabian Shield”, Jeddah, November (pp. 12-19).
  • Mintaqah Al Qasim
    • Al Amar District
[var: Jasper] Surour, A. A., & Bakhsh, R. (2013). Microfabrics and microchemistry of sulfide ores from the 640 FW-E level at the Al Amar gold mine, Saudi Arabia. Journal of Microscopy and Ultrastructure, 1(3), 96-110.
  • Mintaqah Makkah
[var: Jasper] USGS Prof Paper 550C ppC187-C189
  • Taiz Governorate
[Agate var: Mocha Stone] [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p463]
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