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May. 7, 2021
8:00.00 AM
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May. 13, 2021
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Benitoite with Neptunite

 
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Specimen Code Number: CT367
Learn more about: Benitoite
  Neptunite
Size: Thumbnail
3.3 x 2.5 x 2 cm
Location: Gem Mine
San Benito Co.
California
USA
Description:

Benitoite and Neptunite crystals on schist matrix with white Natrolite. The highlight of this specimen is a 1cm triply-terminated crystal. The crystal has all terminations exposed and there is an area of natural indentation or breakage on part of the face. There is also a crystal of the rare mineral Joaquinite present. A fantastic combinatin specimen from this closed locality, which was the only significant source of this rare gem mineral.  Valued at $400 and sure to increase over time as the already limited supply continues to dry up.

 
Contact Dealer: Mike Keim
Dealer Rating:  9.2 / 10.0  - Rate this Dealer
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Dealer Website: www.marinmineral.com
 
 
SOLD for: $136.00
 



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