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Tetrahedrite from
Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Tetrahedrite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Logan, Clarence August (1934), Mother Lode Gold Belt of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 108, 221 pp.: 67; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 363; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 133.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chalcopyrite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tetrahedrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tetrahedrite
15.0km (9.3 miles) Ilex Mine (Anglo-Saxon Mine; Tiger Mine), Rich Gulch, Rich Gulch Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Penn Mine (Happy Jack; West Constellation; Satellite; Big Satellite; Hinkcley; Blue Jay; Meteor; Hecla; Little Satellite; Copper Hill; Penn Chemical Works; Campo Seco), Campo Seco, Campo Seco Mining District, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
25.4km (15.8 miles) Jones Mine, Railroad Flat, Railroad Flat Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
36.8km (22.8 miles) Oro Y Plata Mine (Oro-Plata Extension Mine; Red Wing Willard Mine; Pay Rock Mine; Silver Star Mine; Blue Wing Mine), Murphys, Murphys Mining District (Esmeralda Mining District; Sperry Mining District), East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
41.5km (25.8 miles) Royal Mountain King Mine (North pit; Skyrocket pit; Gold Knoll pit; Hobo pit; Hilltop pit; Butcher Shop; Hodson Fault; Dublin property; McCarty; Snowstorm; Skyrocket; Gold Knoll; Wilbur Womble; Lillian; Pine Log), Hodson, Hodson Mining District (Madam Felix Mining District; Felix Mining District), West Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
44.5km (27.7 miles) Carson Hill, Carson Hill Mining District (Melones Mining District), Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
45.3km (28.1 miles) Carson Creek Mine, Melones, Carson Hill Mining District (Melones Mining District), Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
52.0km (32.3 miles) Alameda Mine, Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
54.8km (34.1 miles) Pioneer-Lilyama Mine (Lilyama Mine; Lilyama Extension Mine; Pioneer Mine; Little Emma Mine; Lilyama Copper and Gold Mine; Volo Mine), Pilot Hill, Pilot Hill Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
56.1km (34.9 miles) Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
 
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