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Argentiferous Tennantite from
Monte Cristo Mine (Julian Merger Mining property; Amethyst vein), Morgan Butte, Wickenburg Mts, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tennantite var: Argentiferous Tennantite
Formula:(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 213, 390, 393; Bastin, E.S. (1922), Primary native-silver ores near Wickenburg, AZ, and their bearing on the genesis of the silver ores of Cobalt, Ontario, USGS Bull. 735: 131-155; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 27, 28.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Enargite
Nickeline
Silver
Tetrahedrite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Argentiferous Tennantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monte Cristo Mine (Julian Merger Mining property; Amethyst vein), Morgan Butte, Wickenburg Mts, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Argentiferous Tennantite
57.0km (35.4 miles) Iron King Mine (Lime Rock Patented claim 1714; Copper Platter Patented claim 1714; Patented claims 1714), Humboldt, Big Bug District, Prescott quadrangle, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
87.2km (54.2 miles) United Verde Mine (The Big Hole; Big Hole property; Hull Mine; Hopewell tunnel; Patented claim 3480; Patented claim 2812; Patented claims 3348), Jerome, Verde District, Black Hills (Black Hill Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
 
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