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Pyrargyrite from
Bacu Arrodas Mine (Baccu Arrodas Mine; Bacu Arrodas-S'Arrexini Mine), Muravera, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrargyrite
Formula:Ag3SbS3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bombicci, L. (1877) Contribuzioni di mineralogia italiana. Parte III. Minerali delle Miniere del Sarrabus, esercitate dalla Società anonima di Lanusei in Sardegna. Memorie della R. Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna, serie 3a, 8, 326-344; Richard, A. (1879) Minéraux de la mine de Sarrabus. Bulletin de la Société minéralogique de France, 2, 6, 148-150; Traverso, G.B. (1881) Giacimenti a minerali d'argento del Sarrabus e di alcune specie di minerali provenienti dai filoni che lo costituiscono, facenti parte della collezione mineralogica del Museo Civico di Genova. Annali del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Genova, 16, 493-522; Traverso, G.B. (1898) Sarrabus e suoi minerali. Note descrittive sui minerali del Sarrabus facenti parte della collezione di minerali italiani presso il Museo civico di Genova. Tipografia e Libreria Sansoldi, Alba, 73 pp.; D'Achiardi, G. (1900) Minerali del Sarrabus (Sardegna). 1.Pirargirite e proustite - 2.Baritina - 3.Armotoma. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, 17, 243-251; Fenoglio, M. (1926) Pirargirite e proustite del Sarrabus (Sardegna). Atti della R. Accademia delle Scienze di Torino, 61, 757-763; Piepoli, P. (1933) Étude microscopique de quelques minerais des filons argentifères du Sarrabus (Sardaigne). Bulletin de la Société française de minéralogie, 56, 6-7-8, 277-302; De Michele, V. (1974) Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol., 408 pp.; Stara, P., Rizzo, R., Brizzi, G. (1993) Sarrabus. Miniere e Minerali. Associazione Mineralogica Sarda, Gruppo Mineralogico Lombardo, Associazione Piemontese Mineralogia Paleontologia e Mostra Torinese Minerali, Centro Mineralogico Varesino, Amici Mineralogisti Fiorentini, Gruppo Mineralogico Paleontologico Piacentino, et al., Stige Milano Srl, Milano, 208 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrargyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bacu Arrodas Mine (Baccu Arrodas Mine; Bacu Arrodas-S'Arrexini Mine), Muravera, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrargyrite
2.6km (1.6 miles) Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
4.4km (2.7 miles) Giovanni Bonu Mine, San Vito, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
4.5km (2.8 miles) Monte Narba Mine, San Vito, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
7.0km (4.3 miles) Masaloni Mine, San Vito, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
11.2km (6.9 miles) S'Arcilloni Mine, Burcei, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
17.4km (10.8 miles) Serra s'Ilixi Mine, Sinnai, Metropolitan City of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
21.5km (13.4 miles) Tuviois Mine (Axareddu Mine), Sinnai, Metropolitan City of Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
76.1km (47.3 miles) San Pietro Mine, Tamara Mt., Nuxis, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy
85.6km (53.2 miles) Fenugu Sibiri Mine, Gonnosfanadiga, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
87.8km (54.6 miles) Montevecchio Mines (Montevecchio Mine; Montevecchio deposit), Guspini, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy
 
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