|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from California > Artinite|
|Locality:||Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California|
|Description:||Unusually large cluster of lustrous transparent white needle-like artinite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 18 mm on one face of green serpentine. The artinite crystals fluoresces dull blue-white under SW UV illumination. From my personal collection, acquired from Ex. Jim Minette (1936-2002). For more info see: Artinite From San Benito County, California in Mineralogical Record 11-12/1977|
|Overall Size:||15x12x8 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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