Cabinet, 14.0 x 10.9 x 2.9 cm
Dallas Gem Mine (Benitoite Mine; Benitoite Gem Mine; Gem Mine), Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California
There are several DOZEN benitoites on this large plate! They measure to over one centimeter across. The crystals have very sharp, fine form, and are translucent. This is a really large and rich specimen of a rare mineral! This piece came out of the Charlie Freed collection. 14.0 x 10.9 x 2.9cm