Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Gold Ore

  • Rock Class

    Ores

  • Rock Group

    Auriferous

  • Rock Description

    Breccia composed of angular clasts of altered volcanic rock. Silicified in parts. Matrix contains small blebs of sulphides. Occasional small (< 2 cm) patches of needles of grey metalic mineral.

  • Minerals Present

    Chalcopyrite, pyrite, galena

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen