|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:||Sharp transparent-to-translucent blue triangular benitoite crystals with no matrix attached. The benitoite crystals fluoresce bright blue-white under SW UV illumination. Two crystals were glued back together where they separated during extraction. Repaired|
|Overall Size:||14x13x11 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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