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Hisingerite from
Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hisingerite
Formula:Fe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Comments:As dripstone deposits coating walls and forming pendants in the upper levels. Has conchoidal fracture, greasy luster, is isotropic with index of refraction of 1.595 ± .005.
Colour:Brownish-black
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Optical Analysis
References
References:Anderson, C.A., et al (1955), Geology and ore deposits of the Bagdad area, Yavapai County, Arizona, USGS PP 278: 51.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hisingerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hillside Mine (Happy Jack MS 920 claim; Camp MS 919 claim; Seven Stars MS 916 claim), Bozarth Mesa, Bagdad, Eureka Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
 
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