Epithermal Gold 2005
Epithermal Gold in the Western Pacific
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[Hishikari Underground]
Underground at the bonanza vein, low sulphidation, Hishikari mine.
Left: The right hand banded half of the vein averages over 400 g/t Au.   The massive left hand half and the enclosing country rocks are barren except where the latter contains banded veinlets.
Below: Members of the tour group with Sumitomo mine geologist Mr Margusa (right).
Photographs by Mike Porter
[Hishikari Underground]

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