La Farola Mine

La Farola Mine

La Farola Mine is located south west of the town of Tierra Amarilla, in the area called “Las Pintadas”. It is estimated that copper mining since the late 1800s, and one of the first written record is J. Blanquier in 1920. No doubt this mine is known for its beautiful atacamites, with its characteristic color green bottle and crowned prisms in chisel.