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
Cabinet, 14.0 x 10.9 x 2.9 cm
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