Eurasian Minerals Inc. (TSXV:EMX,NYSE:EMXX) drilled 101 meters of oxide averaging 1.25 g/t gold and 7.95 g/t silver at the Akarca gold-silver project in Turkey. The drill program intersected the highest grade gold-silver mineralization encountered to date on the property and extended the strike length of the targeted prospects.
As quoted in the press release:
Hole AKC-74 was drilled at the Percem Tepe prospect, and targeted outcropping quartz veins and silicified breccias. AKC-74 intersected 101 meters of oxide mineralization averaging 1.25 g/t gold and 7.95 g/t silver. The hole extended mineralization along strike from AKC-56 and the zone remains open along strike and down-dip. Importantly, AKC-74 intersected higher grade mineralization than adjacent drill hole AKC-56, which intersected 102.2 meters of oxide mineralization averaging 0.57 g/t gold.