4.5" White ARTINITE Radiating Acicular Crystals Clear Creek California for sale

  • $55.00$110.00
  • Mineral: Artinite
  • Product Code: EB0917ART4
  • Availability: In Stock

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Acicular crystals of artinite line the cavities on the surface of this specimen from the Clear Creek area, one of the world's premier localities for the rare hydrated carbonate mineral. The crystals are thin and acicular, sticking up from the surface and forming fuzzballs that are colored a brilliant, pure white, covering large swaths of the greenish serpentine matrix.

Location Artinite Pit, Clear Creek Area, Picacho Peak, New Idria District, San Benito Co., California, USA
Size 4.5" x 3.8" x 1.2"
Suggested Stand Medium 2.5" Peg Stand