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Neptunite and Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

 
Neptunite and Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

Neptunite and Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

Neptunite and Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

Neptunite and Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 41937
Mineral:Neptunite and Natrolite
Locality:Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California
Description:Many lustrous black neptunite crystals with compact white natrolite between the crystals. The neptunite is actually translucent dark-red which is visible in several crystals with good illumination. An unidentified green micromineral is in two areas. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #1; acquired in 1995
Overall Size:9x7x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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