BENITOITE, NEPTUNITE – USA – GFS0233
California State Gem Mine, Santa Rita Peak, New Idria Mining District, San Benito Co., California, USA
3,6×3,2×2,2 cm. (main Benitoite 1,1x1x0,6 cm.)
These two mineral species come basically from a single and well-known world location and nearly every collector associates it with the specimens from the now closed Gem Mine. On this miniature are present some Benitoite crystals showing caracteristic shape and color associated with trhee small and shiny Neptunite crystals.