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Freibergite-Tetrahedrite Series

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About Freibergite-Tetrahedrite SeriesHide

Crystal System:
Series Formula:
([Ag6]4+,((Cu,Ag)4 C22+)Sb4S12S0-1 to Cu6(Cu4 C22+)Sb4S12S

Optical Data of Freibergite-Tetrahedrite SeriesHide


Crystallography of Freibergite-Tetrahedrite SeriesHide

Crystal System:

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
1 photo of Freibergite-Tetrahedrite Series associated with DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
1 photo of Freibergite-Tetrahedrite Series associated with GalenaPbS

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Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

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Localities for Freibergite-Tetrahedrite SeriesHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

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- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
  • Styria
    • Bruck-Mürzzuschlag District
      • Spital am Semmering
        • Steinhaus am Semmering
          • Fröschnitz valley (Fröschnitz)
            • Hasen valley
Auer, C. (2020): 2188) Boulangerit, Chamosit, Corkit, Diaphorit, Freieslebenit, Ilmenit, Manjiroit(?) sowie ein Fahlerz aus der Reihe Tetraedrit-(Fe)-„Freibergit“ vom alten Bergbau Arzberg im oberen Hasental, Semmeringgebiet, Steiermark. Pp. 212-214 in Walter, F. et al. (2020): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXIX. Carinthia II, 210./130., 153-218.
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-South Tyrol)
    • South Tyrol
      • Eisacktal (Valle Isarco)
        • Klausen (Chiusa)
Krismer, M., Vavtar, F., Tropper, P., Sartory, B. & Kaindl, R. (2011): Mineralogy, mineral chemistry and petrology of the Ag-bearing Cu-Fe-Pb-Zn sulfide mineralizations of the Pfunderer Berg (South Tyrol, Italy). Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences 104/1, 36-48.
  • Veneto
    • Belluno Province
      • Auronzo di Cadore
Di Colbertaldo, D. (1968) I giacimenti piombo-zinciferi nell’Anisico delle Alpi Bellunesi e la loro genesi alla luce delle più recenti interpretazioni. Atti della giornata di studi geominerari, Agordo, 7 ottobre 1967. Centenario dell'Istituto Tecnico Industriale Minerario Statale "U. Follador", Agordo (BL). Arti Grafiche Saturnia, Trento, 135-148; Giordano, D. (2014) Provincia di Belluno. In: Zorzi, F., and Boscardin, M. (eds.), Minerali del Veneto. Alla scoperta dei tesori della nostra regione. Museo di Storia Naturale e Archeologia di Montebelluna (Treviso) - Cierre Edizioni, Sommacampagna (Verona), pages 93-119.
  • Vestfold og Telemark
    • Larvik
      • Tvedalen
        • Tuften (Tuften 1 Quarry; Tuften 2 Quarry)
Andresen, P., Friis, H. og Larsen, Al. O. (2020) Pegmatitt med sølv, sølvmineraler og eksepsjonelle hambergittmasser fra en syenittpegmatittgang i larvikittbruddet AS Granit, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold og Telemark. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2020: 68-77.
  • Grisons
    • Maloja Region
      • Pontresina
        • Val Minor
          • Lej Minor
Bodmer U., Aegerter W. (1982-1983): Der Bergbau im Val Minor, Bernina. Bergknappe 19-24.
  • California
    • Inyo Co.
      • Inyo Mts (Inyo Range)
Knopf, Adolf (1918a), A geologic reconnaissance of the Inyo Range and the eastern slope of the southern Sierra Nevada, California; with a section on the stratigraphy of the Inyo Range, y Edwin Kirk; USGS PP 110, 130 pp.: 114-117; Merriam, Charles Warren (1963), Geology of the Cerro Gordo Mining District, Inyo County, California: USGS PP 408, 83 pp.: 42-43, 69, 76-78; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 133.
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