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The mines of Joachimsthal, and Bleystadt, on the southern slope of the Erzgebirge, produce argentiferous galena.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Freiberg is the walled capital of the Saxon ore mountains, the Erzgebirge; the centre of the Saxon mining administration.A Tramp's Wallet|William Duthie
Its introduction to the Erzgebirge has been put as early as 1550.Mine Pumping in Agricola's Time and Later|Robert P. Multhauf
The cobalt of the Erzgebirge was of course, intimately associated with this mineral.De Re Metallica|Georgius Agricola
Geologically, the Erzgebirge range consists mainly of gneiss, mica and phyllite.