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Benitoite in Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)

 
Benitoite in Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)

Benitoite in Natrolite from Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 48572
Mineral:Benitoite in Natrolite
Locality:Benitoite Gem Mine, San Benito County, California (Type Locality for Benitoite)
Description:Three translucent blue benitoite crystals in white natrolite. The benitoite crystals fluoresce bright blue-white under UV illumination.
Overall Size:3x2.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:6-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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