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Serpierite from
Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Serpierite
Formula:Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:numerous small specimens have been found both in rock and slag vesicles of light blue silky sprays and tuffs that i long supposed to be aurichalcite. but recently jason Smith had this material analyzed (consult him for details) and determined it is serpierite. This makes more sense anyway given sulfate associates. Steve Adams
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Serpierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Silver Hill Mine, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Carolina Slate Belt, Davidson Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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