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a rudaceous rock consisting of sharp fragments embedded in clay or sand

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The dimensions of the breccia pipe are similar to that at the ~1Moz Mount Wright Gold Mine located 10km north of the 4.
These breccia pipes, which measure less than 300 feet across, can extend vertically for several thousand feet.
13-11 and 13-08 confirm continuity of high-grade gold in the extensive, lower, flat-tabular, collapse breccia body; which is analogous host material for many large Carlin-style deposits.
Exploration completed by Artha suggests the Noeilia Breccia target is an extension of the same structure that hosts Silver Standard's main Pirquitas deposit and the Cortaderas Breccia Project.