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Franckeite from
Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Franckeite
Formula:Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:DE BRODTKORB, Milka K. Precious metaltellurides and other Te-bearing minerals in different paragenesis of Argentina: A review. Rev. Asoc. Geol. Argent. [online]. 2009, vol.64, n.3, pp. 365-372.; Board, W. S., Kennedy, B., & Yeomans, T. (2011). NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Pirquitas Mine.; Coira, B. L., & de Brodtkorb, M. K. (1995) Polymetallic mineralization associated with Cenozoic volcanism in Northern Puna, Argentina. In Pacrim (Vol. 95, pp. 135-140).
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Toyohaite4 photos of Franckeite associated with Toyohaite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Franckeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
Localities for Franckeite in this Region
Oploca Vein System (Oploca mine), Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
Veta Norte vein, Oploca Vein System (Oploca mine), Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Franckeite
0.3km (0.2 miles) Oploca Vein System (Oploca mine), Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
 
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