|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from California > Benitoite|
|Locality:||Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)|
|Description:||Translucent blue benitoite crystal 16 mm across exposed in white natrolite crystals to 3 mm long on greenish serpentine matrix, with a partial crystal of benitoite on the front edge. The benitoite fluoresces bright blue-white under UV illumination.|
|Overall Size:||7x4x2.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Western States, USA > Mica & other Silicates|
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