A small part of the world's supply is obtained from the gold-silver tellurides—calaverite, sylvanite, krennerite, and petzite.
But the strikes were rich because sylvanite is one of the richest of all gold ores.
He 'lows it's sylvanite, same as they have over to Boulder County in Colorado.
Experience counts a lot, of course, but I do know something about sylvanite, or white gold.
He figgers this sylvanite lies under this porphyry reef, sabe?
This side the exposed reef may have been ground down below the sylvanite.