Howlite Photos                
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Howlite
last edited:  11/15/17    number of photos:  7
Howlite is H5Ca2SiB5O14

hardness: 3.5                                                                                                      
howlite as a mineral

 

howlite in jewelry

howlite pendant:  A  B


dyed howlite
tumble polished dyed howlite:  A  B
 

howlite, uncut

rough howlite:  A  B  C

USA locations
     Sterling Mine, Tick Canyon, California

 

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