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Benitoite

#RS58661

Benitoite

#RS58661
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 2.3 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
BaTiSi3O9 (RRUFF)
Locality
Gem mine, San Benito Co., California, United States

Glassy blue crystals to 7mm. 

Benitoite

Formula
BaTiSi3O9 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular 
Cleavage
Poor, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, purple, pink, white, colorless 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Ditrigonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
6-6.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
RC Stamberg Collection
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