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Hutchinsonite from
Quiruvilca Mine (La Libertad Mine; ASARCO Mine), Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad, Peru

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hutchinsonite
Formula:TlPbAs5S9
Comments:With Barite, Orpiment and Baumhaurite 2a
Habit:Thick needles to a cm
Colour:black with red internal reflections
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:White, J.S. & Nelen, J.A. (1985): Hutchinsonite from Quiruvilca, Peru. Mineralogical Record 16, 459-460; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Orpiment102 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Orpiment at this locality.
Baryte42 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Pyrite11 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Arsenic9 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Arsenic at this locality.
Argentobaumhauerite6 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Argentobaumhauerite at this locality.
Quartz4 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Realgar2 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Realgar at this locality.
Seligmannite2 photos of Hutchinsonite associated with Seligmannite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hutchinsonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Quiruvilca Mine (La Libertad Mine; ASARCO Mine), Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad, Peru
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