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Dumortierite from Temescal Canyon, Riverside County, California

 
Dumortierite from Temescal Canyon, Riverside County, California

Dumortierite from Temescal Canyon, Riverside County, California

Dumortierite from Temescal Canyon, Riverside County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 52202
Mineral:Dumortierite
Locality:Temescal Canyon, Riverside County, California
Description:Rich specimen of translucent needle-like violet dumortierite crystals in gray quartz. Excellent deep color for this locality. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, employed at Crestmore 1951-1969, rising to managing director of Riverside Cement Co.
Overall Size:5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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