5.6" Snow White Radial ARTINITE Crystal FuzzBalls on Matrix California for sale

  • $67.00$100.00
  • Mineral: Artinite
  • Product Code: EB0517ART4
  • Availability: In Stock

Here is a specimen of artinite, a hydrated carbonate mineral, from the classic, now-closed locality in California. This specimen has beautifully formed radial crystal tufts and fuzzballs of artinite perched on a gray-green serpentine matrix. The crystals show the classic radiating acicular form that is characteristic of artinite, and the color is a lovely bright white.

Location Artinite Pit, Clear Creek Area, Picacho Peak, New Idria District, San Benito Co., California, USA
Size 5.6" x 3.1" x 1.5"
Suggested Stand Medium 2.5" Peg Stand