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Polybasite from
Morning Star Mine (Curtz Mine; Ardis Mine), Mogul Peak, Monitor - Mogul Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Polybasite
Formula:[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Comments:Occurs as microscopic crystals.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp. (includes catalog of minerals of California pp. 63-410), and miscellaneous observations on mineral products): 311; ; Dana, Edward Salisbury (1892), System of mineralogy, 6th. ed., 1134 pp., Wiley & Sons, New York.: 1095; Eakle, Arthur Starr (1919a), Alpine County: California Mining Bureau. Report 15: 13; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 138; Mineralogical Record (1989): 20: 129-142.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Polybasite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morning Star Mine (Curtz Mine; Ardis Mine), Mogul Peak, Monitor - Mogul Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Polybasite
1.8km (1.1 miles) Monitor Mine, Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Advance Mine (Zaca Mine; Zaca group; North Advance Mine; Collosus Mine; Colorado No. 2 Mine; Tarshish Mine), Colorado Hill, Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) Pennsylvania Mine, Silver Mountain, Silver Mountain Mining District, Alpine Co., California, USA
69.8km (43.4 miles) Comstock Mining District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
70.0km (43.5 miles) C and C Mine, Comstock Mining District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
70.0km (43.5 miles) Consolidated Virginia Mine (Con Virginia Mine), Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock Mining District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.1km (44.2 miles) Sierra Nevada Mine, Comstock Mining District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
93.2km (57.9 miles) Christianson shaft, Talapoosa Mining District, Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
93.3km (57.9 miles) Talapoosa mine, Talapoosa Mining District, Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
 
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