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Luzonite from
Chinkuashih Mine (Jinguashi Mine; Kinkwaseki Mine; Kinkaseki Mine), Ruifang District, New Taipei City, Taiwan Province, Taiwan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Luzonite
Formula:Cu3AsS4
Habit:Tetragonal
Colour:Deep pinkisch brown
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Huang, C. K. (1965) Proceedings of the Geological Society of China 11:31-42; L. P. Tan, C. H. Chen and B. S. Yu (1993) Native Gold of Taiwan. Special Publication of the Central Geological Survey No. 7, pp. 79-99.; Simmons, S. F., White, N. C., & John, D. A. (2005). Geological characteristics of epithermal precious and base metal deposits. Economic Geology 100th anniversary volume, 29, 485-522.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Enargite17 photos of Luzonite associated with Enargite at this locality.
Pyrite15 photos of Luzonite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Luzonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chinkuashih Mine (Jinguashi Mine; Kinkwaseki Mine; Kinkaseki Mine), Ruifang District, New Taipei City, Taiwan Province, Taiwan
Photo GalleryView Gallery (9 photos)
Localities for Luzonite in this Region
Pen-Shan Ore Body, Chinkuashih Mine (Jinguashi Mine; Kinkwaseki Mine; Kinkaseki Mine), Ruifang District, New Taipei City, Taiwan Province, Taiwan
 
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