|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from California > Benitoite|
|Locality:||Benitoite Gem Mine, New Idria District, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)|
|Description:||Large crystal of blue benitoite in white natrolite matrix with red-black neptunite. The benitoite fluoresces blue-white under UV illumination. The top corner on the benitoite crystal is chipped. Ex. Frank Jaeger collection #342|
|Overall Size:||3.5x3.5x2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Western States, USA > Mica & other Silicates|
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