The executive chairman and director of Auryn said that these are the highest-grade trenches the company has seen to date from Sombrero.
Auryn Resources (TSX:AUG) has announced results from additional trenching work at its Sombrero copper-gold skarn project in southern Peru.
According to the release, trench 18 includes 30 meters of 1.93 percent copper equivalent, 24 meters of 0.73 percent copper equivalent and 54 meters of 0.34 percent copper equivalent.
Executive chairman and director of Auryn, Ivan Bebek said:
“These are the highest-grade trenches we have seen to date from Sombrero, a project that continues to have impressive surface mineralization peripheral to a large-scale 3.5-kilometer-long target.
“We are very excited to put the first drill holes into Sombrero, which we are anticipating in Q1 of next year, pending permitting. As for the two projects we drilled this summer, Committee Bay and Homestake Ridge, we are looking forward to results in the coming weeks.”