Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – November 6, 2017) – Southern Silver Exploration Corp. (TSXV: SSV) (“Southern Silver”) reported today that it has intersected high-grade massive sulphides in the final hole of the 2017 exploration program at the Cerro Las Minitas project. The massive sulphide intercepts were contained within a broader mineralized zone in drill hole 17CLM-106 that supports continuity within the newly defined Skarn Front.
Highlight intercepts from drill hole 17CLM-106 include:
- a 2.5m down hole interval (2.1m est. True Thickness) averaging 88g/t Ag, 0.2% Pb and 10.3% Zn (465/t AgEq; 13.1% ZnEq including a higher grade 0.8m interval (0.7m est. TT) averaging 181g/t Ag, 0.4% Pb and 21.9% Zn (988g/t AgEq; 27.9% ZnEq); and
- a 1.8m down hole interval (1.5m est. TT) averaging 30g/t Ag, 0.1% Cu, and 20.7% Zn (782g/t AgEq; 22.1% ZnEq);