|The author near old Sutherland|
|Copper-stained quartzite, Tin Cup|
|Zoisite after ruby from the Red Dwarf schist. Some of the |
original ruby is preserved in this specimen.
|Map of the Tin Cup district (from|
|Wayne Sutherland point to shear zone|
exposed in shaft wall. In background is
a prospect in red jasper
|The author stands in prospect pit dug in jasper.|
|Some of the extraordinary banded jasper at Tin Cup. |
Specimens weighing several hundred pounds were found
in prospect pits and mines in the district.
|Mining Districts and Mineralized Terrains (after Hausel, 1997).|